Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 13.8 years less


In Bermuda, the average life expectancy is 82 years (78 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In Tuvalu, that number is 68 years (66 years for men, 70 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 96.2% less money


Bermuda has a GDP per capita of $99,400 as of 2016, while in Tuvalu, the GDP per capita is $3,800 as of 2017.

be 2.4 times more likely to live below the poverty line


In Bermuda, 11.0% live below the poverty line as of 2008. In Tuvalu, however, that number is 26.3% as of 2010.

Life

have 2.1 times more children


In Bermuda, there are approximately 11.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Tuvalu, there are 23.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

be 10.6 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 Tuvalu, on the other hand, 26.6 children do as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 49.7% less likely to have internet access


In Bermuda, approximately 98.0% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Tuvalu, about 49.3% do as of 2018.

Geography

see 76.7% less coastline


Bermuda has a total of 103 km of coastline. In Tuvalu, that number is 24 km.

Tuvalu: At a glance

Tuvalu is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 26 sq km. In 1974, ethnic differences within the British colony of the Gilbert and Ellice Islands caused the Polynesians of the Ellice Islands to vote for separation from the Micronesians of the Gilbert Islands. The following year, the Ellice Islands became the separate British colony of Tuvalu. Independence was granted in 1978. In 2000, Tuvalu negotiated a contract leasing its Internet domain name ".tv" for $50 million in royalties over a 12-year period.

How big is Tuvalu 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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