Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Denmark instead of Anguilla, you would:

Health

live 2.0 years less


In Anguilla, the average life expectancy is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women). In Denmark, that number is 80 years (77 years for men, 82 years for women).

Economy

make 4.1 times more money


Anguilla has a GDP per capita of $12,200, while in Denmark, the GDP per capita is $49,900.

be 27.5% less likely to be unemployed


In Anguilla, 8.0% of adults are unemployed. In Denmark, that number is 5.8%.

be 41.7% less likely to be live below the poverty line


In Anguilla, 23.0% live below the poverty line. In Denmark, however, that number is 13.4%.

Life

be 21.2% more likely to die during infancy


In Anguilla, approximately 3.3 children die before they reach the age of one. In Denmark, on the other hand, 4.0 children do.

have 16.0% less children


In Anguilla, there are approximately 12.5 babies per 1,000 people. In Denmark, there are 10.5 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 18.9% more likely to have internet access


In Anguilla, approximately 81.6% of the population has internet access. In Denmark, about 97.0% do.

Expenditures

spend 2.7 times more on education


Anguilla spends 2.8% of its total GDP on education. Denmark spends 7.6% of total GDP on education.

Geography

see 119.9 times more coastline


Anguilla has a total of 61 km of coastline. In Denmark, that number is 7,314 km.

Denmark: At a glance

Denmark is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 42,434 sq km. Once the seat of Viking raiders and later a major north European power, Denmark has evolved into a modern, prosperous nation that is participating in the general political and economic integration of Europe. It joined NATO in 1949 and the EEC (now the EU) in 1973. However, the country has opted out of certain elements of the European Union's Maastricht Treaty, including the European Economic and Monetary Union (EMU), European defense cooperation, and issues concerning certain justice and home affairs.

How big is Denmark compared to Anguilla? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

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