Quality of life comparison
If you lived in China instead of Gibraltar, you would:
live 3.9 years less
In Gibraltar, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020. In China, that number is 76 years (74 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
make 70.5% less money
Gibraltar has a GDP per capita of $61,700 as of 2014, while in China, the GDP per capita is $18,200 as of 2018.
be 3.9 times more likely to be unemployed
In Gibraltar, 1.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2016. In China, that number is 3.9% as of 2017.
be 2.0 times more likely to die during infancy
In Gibraltar, approximately 5.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In China, on the other hand, 11.4 children do as of 2020.
have 15.9% fewer children
In Gibraltar, there are approximately 13.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In China, there are 11.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 42.5% less likely to have internet access
In Gibraltar, approximately 94.4% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In China, about 54.3% do as of 2018.
see 1208.3 times more coastline
Gibraltar has a total of 12 km of coastline. In China, that number is 14,500 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
China: At a glance
How big is China compared to Gibraltar? See an in-depth size comparison.