Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Jersey instead of Chile, you would:

Health

live 3.0 years longer


In Chile, the average life expectancy is 79 years (76 years for men, 82 years for women). In Jersey, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women).

Economy

make 2.3 times more money


Chile has a GDP per capita of $24,500, while in Jersey, the GDP per capita is $56,600.

be 42.9% less likely to be unemployed


In Chile, 7.0% of adults are unemployed. In Jersey, that number is 4.0%.

Life

be 42.4% less likely to die during infancy


In Chile, approximately 6.6 children die before they reach the age of one. In Jersey, on the other hand, 3.8 children do.

Geography

see 98.9% less coastline


Chile has a total of 6,435 km of coastline. In Jersey, that number is 70 km.

Jersey: At a glance

Jersey is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 116 sq km. Jersey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Dukedom of Normandy that held sway in both France and England. These islands were the only British soil occupied by German troops in World War II. Jersey 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 Jersey compared to Chile? 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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