Quality of Life Comparison

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

Health

live 30.8 years longer


In Chad, the average life expectancy is 51 years (49 years for men, 52 years for women). In Bermuda, that number is 81 years (78 years for men, 85 years for women).

Economy

make 43.2 times more money


Chad has a GDP per capita of $2,300, while in Bermuda, the GDP per capita is $99,400.

be 76.4% less likely to be live below the poverty line


In Chad, 46.7% live below the poverty line. In Bermuda, however, that number is 11.0%.

Life

be 97.1% less likely to die during infancy


In Chad, approximately 85.4 children die before they reach the age of one. In Bermuda, on the other hand, 2.5 children do.

have 68.3% less children


In Chad, there are approximately 35.6 babies per 1,000 people. In Bermuda, there are 11.3 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 25.0 times more likely to have access to electricity


In Chad, 4% of the population has electricity access. In Bermuda, 100% of the population do.

be 19.6 times more likely to have internet access


In Chad, approximately 5.0% of the population has internet access. In Bermuda, about 98.0% do.

Expenditures

spend 48.3% less on education


Chad spends 2.9% of its total GDP on education. Bermuda spends 1.5% of total GDP on education.

Bermuda: At a glance

Bermuda is a sovereign country in North America, with a total land area of approximately 54 sq km. Bermuda was first settled in 1609 by shipwrecked English colonists headed for Virginia. Self-governing since 1620, Bermuda is the oldest and most populous of the British overseas territories. Vacationing to the island to escape North American winters first developed in Victorian times. Tourism continues to be important to the island's economy, although international business has overtaken it in recent years. Bermuda has also developed into a highly successful offshore financial center. A referendum on independence from the UK was soundly defeated in 1995.

How big is Bermuda compared to Chad? 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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