Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 5.3 years longer


In Brunei, the average life expectancy is 77 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women). In Guernsey, that number is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women).

Economy

be 82.6% less likely to be unemployed


In Brunei, 6.9% of adults are unemployed. In Guernsey, that number is 1.2%.

make 32.9% less money


Brunei has a GDP per capita of $78,200, while in Guernsey, the GDP per capita is $52,500.

Life

be 64.6% less likely to die during infancy


In Brunei, approximately 9.6 children die before they reach the age of one. In Guernsey, on the other hand, 3.4 children do.

have 42.4% less children


In Brunei, there are approximately 17.0 babies per 1,000 people. In Guernsey, there are 9.8 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 31.6% more likely to have access to electricity


In Brunei, 76% of the population has electricity access. In Guernsey, 100% of the population do.

be 17.0% more likely to have internet access


In Brunei, approximately 71.2% of the population has internet access. In Guernsey, about 83.3% do.

Geography

see 68.9% less coastline


Brunei has a total of 161 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 Brunei? 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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