Quality of life comparison
If you lived in French Polynesia instead of Ecuador, you would:
make 47.8% more money
Ecuador has a GDP per capita of $11,500 as of 2017, while in French Polynesia, the GDP per capita is $17,000 as of 2015.
be 4.7 times more likely to be unemployed
In Ecuador, 4.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In French Polynesia, that number is 21.8% as of 2012.
be 70.0% less likely to die during infancy
In Ecuador, approximately 15.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In French Polynesia, on the other hand, 4.5 children do as of 2020.
have 17.6% fewer children
In Ecuador, there are approximately 17.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In French Polynesia, there are 14.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 26.9% more likely to have internet access
In Ecuador, approximately 57.3% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In French Polynesia, about 72.7% do as of 2018.
see 12.9% more coastline
Ecuador has a total of 2,237 km of coastline. In French Polynesia, that number is 2,525 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
French Polynesia: At a glance
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