Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Economy

be 64.1% less likely to be unemployed


In Greece, 22.3% of adults are unemployed. In Anguilla, that number is 8.0%.

be 36.1% less likely to be live below the poverty line


In Greece, 36.0% live below the poverty line. In Anguilla, however, that number is 23.0%.

make 56.0% less money


Greece has a GDP per capita of $27,700, while in Anguilla, the GDP per capita is $12,200.

Life

be 28.3% less likely to die during infancy


In Greece, approximately 4.6 children die before they reach the age of one. In Anguilla, on the other hand, 3.3 children do.

have 48.8% more children


In Greece, there are approximately 8.4 babies per 1,000 people. In Anguilla, there are 12.5 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 18.1% more likely to have internet access


In Greece, approximately 69.1% of the population has internet access. In Anguilla, about 81.6% do.

Geography

see 99.6% less coastline


Greece has a total of 13,676 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 Greece? 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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