Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Anguilla instead of Finland, you would:

Economy

make 72.5% less money


Finland has a GDP per capita of $44,300, while in Anguilla, the GDP per capita is $12,200.

Life

have 16.8% more children


In Finland, there are approximately 10.7 babies per 1,000 people. In Anguilla, there are 12.5 babies per 1,000 people.

be 32.0% more likely to die during infancy


In Finland, approximately 2.5 children die before they reach the age of one. In Anguilla, on the other hand, 3.3 children do.

Expenditures

spend 61.1% less on education


Finland spends 7.2% of its total GDP on education. Anguilla spends 2.8% of total GDP on education.

Geography

see 95.1% less coastline


Finland has a total of 1,250 km of coastline. In Anguilla, that number is 61 km.

Anguilla: At a glance

Anguilla is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 91 sq km. Colonized by English settlers from Saint Kitts in 1650, Anguilla was administered by Great Britain until the early 19th century, when the island - against the wishes of the inhabitants - was incorporated into a single British dependency along with Saint Kitts and Nevis. Several attempts at separation failed. In 1971, two years after a revolt, Anguilla was finally allowed to secede; this arrangement was formally recognized in 1980, with Anguilla becoming a separate British dependency.

How big is Anguilla compared to Finland? 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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