Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Bermuda instead of Gibraltar, you would:

Health

live 1.8 years longer


In Gibraltar, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women). In Bermuda, that number is 81 years (78 years for men, 85 years for women).

Economy

make 61.1% more money


Gibraltar has a GDP per capita of $61,700, while in Bermuda, the GDP per capita is $99,400.

be 7.0 times more likely to be unemployed


In Gibraltar, 1.0% of adults are unemployed. In Bermuda, that number is 7.0%.

Life

be 57.6% less likely to die during infancy


In Gibraltar, approximately 5.9 children die before they reach the age of one. In Bermuda, on the other hand, 2.5 children do.

have 19.3% less children


In Gibraltar, there are approximately 14.0 babies per 1,000 people. In Bermuda, there are 11.3 babies per 1,000 people.

Geography

see 8.6 times more coastline


Gibraltar has a total of 12 km of coastline. In Bermuda, that number is 103 km.

Bermuda: At a glance

Bermuda is a sovereign country in North America, with a total land area of approximately 54 sq km. Bermuda was first settled in 1609 by shipwrecked English colonists headed for Virginia. Self-governing since 1620, Bermuda is the oldest and most populous of the British overseas territories. Vacationing to the island to escape North American winters first developed in Victorian times. Tourism continues to be important to the island's economy, although international business has overtaken it in recent years. Bermuda has also developed into a highly successful offshore financial center. A referendum on independence from the UK was soundly defeated in 1995.

How big is Bermuda compared to Gibraltar? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

question_answer HAVE A QUESTION? ASK THE COMMUNITY

Join the Elsewhere community and ask a question about Bermuda. It's a free, question-and-answer based forum to discuss what life is like in countries and cities around the world.

Share this