Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Gibraltar instead of Equatorial Guinea, you would:
live 14.3 years longer
In Equatorial Guinea, the average life expectancy is 66 years (64 years for men, 67 years for women) as of 2020. In Gibraltar, that number is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020.
make 65.0% more money
Equatorial Guinea has a GDP per capita of $37,400 as of 2017, while in Gibraltar, the GDP per capita is $61,700 as of 2014.
be 88.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Equatorial Guinea, 8.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2014. In Gibraltar, that number is 1.0% as of 2016.
be 90.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Equatorial Guinea, approximately 59.7 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Gibraltar, on the other hand, 5.6 children do as of 2020.
have 55.0% fewer children
In Equatorial Guinea, there are approximately 30.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Gibraltar, there are 13.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 3.6 times more likely to have internet access
In Equatorial Guinea, approximately 26.2% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Gibraltar, about 94.4% do as of 2016.
be 47.9% more likely to have access to improved drinking water
In Equatorial Guinea, approximately 68% of people have improved drinking water access as of 2017. In Gibraltar, 100% of people do as of 2017.
see 95.9% less coastline
Equatorial Guinea has a total of 296 km of coastline. In Gibraltar, that number is 12 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Gibraltar: At a glance
How big is Gibraltar compared to Equatorial Guinea? See an in-depth size comparison.