Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Guernsey instead of Bermuda, you would:

Health

live 1.1 years longer


In Bermuda, the average life expectancy is 82 years (78 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Guernsey, that number is 83 years (80 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

be 82.9% less likely to be unemployed


In Bermuda, 7.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Guernsey, that number is 1.2% as of 2016.

make 47.2% less money


Bermuda has a GDP per capita of $99,400 as of 2016, while in Guernsey, the GDP per capita is $52,500 as of 2014.

Life

be 32.0% more likely to die during infancy


In Bermuda, approximately 2.5 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Guernsey, on the other hand, 3.3 children do as of 2020.

have 12.5% fewer children


In Bermuda, there are approximately 11.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Guernsey, there are 9.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 15.0% less likely to have internet access


In Bermuda, approximately 98.0% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Guernsey, about 83.3% do as of 2016.

Geography

see 51.5% less coastline


Bermuda has a total of 103 km of coastline. In Guernsey, that number is 50 km.

Guernsey: At a glance

Guernsey is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 78 sq km. Guernsey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Dukedom of Normandy, which held sway in both France and England. The islands were the only British soil occupied by German troops in World War II. Guernsey is a British crown dependency but is not part of the UK or of the European Union. However, the UK Government is constitutionally responsible for its defense and international representation.

How big is Guernsey 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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