Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Antigua and Barbuda instead of Bermuda, you would:

Health

live 4.4 years less


In Bermuda, the average life expectancy is 82 years (78 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 77 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 73.4% less money


Bermuda has a GDP per capita of $99,400 as of 2016, while in Antigua and Barbuda, the GDP per capita is $26,400 as of 2017.

be 57.1% more likely to be unemployed


In Bermuda, 7.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 11.0% as of 2014.

Life

have 37.5% more children


In Bermuda, there are approximately 11.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Antigua and Barbuda, there are 15.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

be 4.4 times more likely to die during infancy


In Bermuda, approximately 2.5 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Antigua and Barbuda, on the other hand, 11.1 children do as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 22.4% less likely to have internet access


In Bermuda, approximately 98.0% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Antigua and Barbuda, about 76.0% do as of 2018.

Expenditures

spend 66.7% more on education


Bermuda spends 1.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Antigua and Barbuda spends 2.5% of total GDP on education as of 2009.

Geography

see 48.5% more coastline


Bermuda has a total of 103 km of coastline. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 153 km.

Antigua and Barbuda: At a glance

Antigua and Barbuda is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 442 sq km. The Siboney were the first people to inhabit the islands of Antigua and Barbuda in 2400 B.C., but Arawak Indians populated the islands when COLUMBUS landed on his second voyage in 1493. Early Spanish and French settlements were succeeded by an English colony in 1667. Slavery, established to run the sugar plantations on Antigua, was abolished in 1834. The islands became an independent state within the British Commonwealth of Nations in 1981.

How big is Antigua and Barbuda compared to Bermuda? 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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