Quality of Life Comparison


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


live 17.1 years less

In Anguilla, the average life expectancy is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women). In Sudan, that number is 64 years (62 years for men, 67 years for women).


make 62.3% less money

Anguilla has a GDP per capita of $12,200, while in Sudan, the GDP per capita is $4,600.

be 2.5 times more likely to be unemployed

In Anguilla, 8.0% of adults are unemployed. In Sudan, that number is 19.6%.

be 2.0 times more likely to live below the poverty line

In Anguilla, 23.0% live below the poverty line. In Sudan, however, that number is 46.5%.


have 2.2 times more children

In Anguilla, there are approximately 12.5 babies per 1,000 people. In Sudan, there are 27.9 babies per 1,000 people.

be 14.8 times more likely to die during infancy

In Anguilla, approximately 3.3 children die before they reach the age of one. In Sudan, on the other hand, 48.8 children do.

Basic Needs

be 65.7% less likely to have internet access

In Anguilla, approximately 81.6% of the population has internet access. In Sudan, about 28.0% do.

be 41.3% less likely to have access to improved drinking water

In Anguilla, approximately 95% of people have improved drinking water access. In Sudan, 56% of people do.


spend 21.4% less on education

Anguilla spends 2.8% of its total GDP on education. Sudan spends 2.2% of total GDP on education.


see 14.0 times more coastline

Anguilla has a total of 61 km of coastline. In Sudan, that number is 853 km.

Sudan: At a glance

How big is Sudan 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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