Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 2.9 years longer


In Bermuda, the average life expectancy is 82 years (78 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Macau, that number is 85 years (82 years for men, 88 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 22.7% more money


Bermuda has a GDP per capita of $99,400 as of 2016, while in Macau, the GDP per capita is $122,000 as of 2018.

be 71.4% less likely to be unemployed


In Bermuda, 7.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Macau, that number is 2.0% as of 2017.

Life

be 24.0% more likely to die during infancy


In Bermuda, approximately 2.5 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Macau, on the other hand, 3.1 children do as of 2020.

have 29.5% fewer children


In Bermuda, there are approximately 11.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Macau, there are 7.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 14.5% less likely to have internet access


In Bermuda, approximately 98.0% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Macau, about 83.8% do as of 2018.

Expenditures

spend 80.0% more on education


Bermuda spends 1.5% of its total GDP on education as of 2017. Macau spends 2.7% of total GDP on education as of 2017.

Geography

see 60.2% less coastline


Bermuda has a total of 103 km of coastline. In Macau, that number is 41 km.

Macau: At a glance

Macau is a sovereign country in East/Southeast Asia, with a total land area of approximately 28 sq km. Colonized by the Portuguese in the 16th century, Macau was the first European settlement in the Far East. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and Portugal on 13 April 1987, Macau became the Macau Special Administrative Region (SAR) of the People's Republic of China on 20 December 1999. In this agreement, China promised that, under its "one country, two systems" formula, China's political and economic system would not be imposed on Macau, and that Macau would enjoy a "high degree of autonomy" in all matters except foreign affairs and defense for the subsequent 50 years.

How big is Macau 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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