Quality of Life Comparison


If you lived in Tokelau instead of Congo, Democratic Republic Of, you would:


make 25.0% more money

Congo, Democratic Republic Of has a GDP per capita of $800, while in Tokelau, the GDP per capita is $1,000.

Basic Needs

be 15.8 times more likely to have internet access

In Congo, Democratic Republic Of, approximately 3.8% of the population has internet access. In Tokelau, about 60.2% do.

be 90.8% more likely to have access to improved drinking water

In Congo, Democratic Republic Of, approximately 52% of people have improved drinking water access. In Tokelau, 100% of people do.


see 2.7 times more coastline

Congo, Democratic Republic Of has a total of 37 km of coastline. In Tokelau, that number is 101 km.

Tokelau: At a glance

Tokelau is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 12 sq km. Originally settled by Polynesian emigrants from surrounding island groups, the Tokelau Islands were made a British protectorate in 1889. They were transferred to New Zealand administration in 1925. Referenda held in 2006 and 2007 to change the status of the islands from that of a New Zealand territory to one of free association with New Zealand did not meet the needed threshold for approval.

How big is Tokelau compared to Congo, Democratic Republic Of? 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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