Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 4.2 years longer


In Anguilla, the average life expectancy is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020. In Singapore, that number is 86 years (83 years for men, 89 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 7.7 times more money


Anguilla has a GDP per capita of $12,200 as of 2008, while in Singapore, the GDP per capita is $94,100 as of 2017.

be 72.5% less likely to be unemployed


In Anguilla, 8.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2002. In Singapore, that number is 2.2% as of 2017.

Life

be 30.3% less likely to die during infancy


In Anguilla, approximately 3.3 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Singapore, on the other hand, 2.3 children do as of 2020.

have 27.0% fewer children


In Anguilla, there are approximately 12.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Singapore, there are 8.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Geography

see 3.2 times more coastline


Anguilla has a total of 61 km of coastline. In Singapore, that number is 193 km.

Singapore: At a glance

Singapore is a sovereign country in East/Southeast Asia, with a total land area of approximately 709 sq km. Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. Singapore subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international trading links (its port is one of the world's busiest in terms of tonnage handled) and with per capita GDP equal to that of the leading nations of Western Europe.

How big is Singapore 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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