Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Australia instead of Guam, you would:
live 5.7 years longer
In Guam, the average life expectancy is 77 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In Australia, that number is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020.
make 41.6% more money
Guam has a GDP per capita of $35,600 as of 2016, while in Australia, the GDP per capita is $50,400 as of 2017.
be 24.4% more likely to be unemployed
In Guam, 4.5% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Australia, that number is 5.6% as of 2017.
be 71.3% less likely to die during infancy
In Guam, approximately 10.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Australia, on the other hand, 3.1 children do as of 2020.
have 34.4% fewer children
In Guam, there are approximately 18.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Australia, there are 12.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
see 205.3 times more coastline
Guam has a total of 126 km of coastline. In Australia, that number is 25,760 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Australia: At a glance
How big is Australia compared to Guam? See an in-depth size comparison.