Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in San Marino instead of British Virgin Islands, you would:

Health

live 4.3 years longer


In British Virgin Islands, the average life expectancy is 79 years (78 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In San Marino, that number is 84 years (81 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 72.5% more money


British Virgin Islands has a GDP per capita of $34,200 as of 2017, while in San Marino, the GDP per capita is $59,000 as of 2017.

be 2.8 times more likely to be unemployed


In British Virgin Islands, 2.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2015. In San Marino, that number is 8.1% as of 2017.

Life

be 61.8% less likely to die during infancy


In British Virgin Islands, approximately 11.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In San Marino, on the other hand, 4.2 children do as of 2020.

have 20.7% fewer children


In British Virgin Islands, there are approximately 11.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In San Marino, there are 8.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 38.0% more likely to have internet access


In British Virgin Islands, approximately 43.6% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In San Marino, about 60.2% do as of 2018.

San Marino: At a glance

San Marino is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 61 sq km. Geographically the third smallest state in Europe (after the Holy See and Monaco), San Marino also claims to be the world's oldest republic. According to tradition, it was founded by a Christian stonemason named MARINUS in A.D. 301. San Marino's foreign policy is aligned with that of the European Union, although it is not a member; social and political trends in the republic track closely with those of its larger neighbor, Italy.

How big is San Marino compared to British Virgin Islands? 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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