Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Egypt instead of British Virgin Islands, you would:
live 5.2 years less
In British Virgin Islands, the average life expectancy is 80 years (78 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2022. In Egypt, that number is 74 years (73 years for men, 76 years for women) as of 2022.
make 64.9% less money
British Virgin Islands has a GDP per capita of $34,200 as of 2017, while in Egypt, the GDP per capita is $12,000 as of 2020.
be 2.7 times more likely to be unemployed
In British Virgin Islands, 2.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2015. In Egypt, that number is 7.9% as of 2019.
have 96.0% more children
In British Virgin Islands, there are approximately 10.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In Egypt, there are 21.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 25.0% more likely to die during infancy
In British Virgin Islands, approximately 14.2 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Egypt, on the other hand, 17.7 children do as of 2022.
spend 34.5% more on education
British Virgin Islands spends 2.9% of its total GDP on education as of 2019. Egypt spends 3.9% of total GDP on education as of 2015.
see 30.6 times more coastline
British Virgin Islands has a total of 80 km of coastline. In Egypt, that number is 2,450 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Egypt: At a glance
How big is Egypt compared to British Virgin Islands? See an in-depth size comparison.