Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Cayman Islands instead of Argentina, you would:

Health

live 4.0 years longer


In Argentina, the average life expectancy is 77 years (74 years for men, 81 years for women). In Cayman Islands, that number is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women).

Economy

make 2.1 times more money


Argentina has a GDP per capita of $20,900, while in Cayman Islands, the GDP per capita is $43,800.

be 50.6% less likely to be unemployed


In Argentina, 8.1% of adults are unemployed. In Cayman Islands, that number is 4.0%.

Life

be 39.8% less likely to die during infancy


In Argentina, approximately 9.8 children die before they reach the age of one. In Cayman Islands, on the other hand, 5.9 children do.

have 28.1% less children


In Argentina, there are approximately 16.7 babies per 1,000 people. In Cayman Islands, there are 12.0 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 12.5% more likely to have internet access


In Argentina, approximately 70.2% of the population has internet access. In Cayman Islands, about 79.0% do.

Geography

see 96.8% less coastline


Argentina has a total of 4,989 km of coastline. In Cayman Islands, that number is 160 km.

Cayman Islands: At a glance

Cayman Islands is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 264 sq km. The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries and were administered by Jamaica after 1863. In 1959, the islands became a territory within the Federation of the West Indies. When the Federation dissolved in 1962, the Cayman Islands chose to remain a British dependency.

How big is Cayman Islands compared to Argentina? 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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