Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Saint Pierre and Miquelon instead of China, you would:

Health

live 4.9 years longer


In China, the average life expectancy is 76 years (74 years for men, 78 years for women). In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, that number is 81 years (78 years for men, 83 years for women).

Economy

make 2.8 times more money


China has a GDP per capita of $16,700, while in Saint Pierre and Miquelon, the GDP per capita is $46,200.

be 2.2 times more likely to be unemployed


In China, 3.9% of adults are unemployed. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, that number is 8.7%.

Life

be 45.8% less likely to die during infancy


In China, approximately 12.0 children die before they reach the age of one. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, on the other hand, 6.5 children do.

have 42.3% less children


In China, there are approximately 12.3 babies per 1,000 people. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, there are 7.1 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 49.4% more likely to have internet access


In China, approximately 53.2% of the population has internet access. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, about 79.5% do.

Geography

see 99.2% less coastline


China has a total of 14,500 km of coastline. In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, that number is 120 km.

Saint Pierre and Miquelon: At a glance

Saint Pierre and Miquelon is a sovereign country in North America, with a total land area of approximately 242 sq km. First settled by the French in the early 17th century, the islands represent the sole remaining vestige of France's once vast North American possessions.

How big is Saint Pierre and Miquelon compared to China? 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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