Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Mexico instead of Cayman Islands, you would:
live 4.9 years less
In Cayman Islands, the average life expectancy is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020. In Mexico, that number is 77 years (74 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020.
be 15.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Cayman Islands, 4.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2008. In Mexico, that number is 3.4% as of 2017.
make 54.6% less money
Cayman Islands has a GDP per capita of $43,800 as of 2004, while in Mexico, the GDP per capita is $19,900 as of 2017.
have 47.9% more children
In Cayman Islands, there are approximately 11.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Mexico, there are 17.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 94.5% more likely to die during infancy
In Cayman Islands, approximately 5.5 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Mexico, on the other hand, 10.7 children do as of 2020.
be 16.7% less likely to have internet access
In Cayman Islands, approximately 79.0% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Mexico, about 65.8% do as of 2018.
see 58.3 times more coastline
Cayman Islands has a total of 160 km of coastline. In Mexico, that number is 9,330 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Mexico: At a glance
How big is Mexico compared to Cayman Islands? See an in-depth size comparison.