Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Mexico instead of Guam, you would:
be 24.4% less likely to be unemployed
In Guam, 4.5% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Mexico, that number is 3.4% as of 2017.
make 44.1% less money
Guam has a GDP per capita of $35,600 as of 2016, while in Mexico, the GDP per capita is $19,900 as of 2017.
be 2.0 times more likely to live below the poverty line
In Guam, 23.0% live below the poverty line as of 2001. In Mexico, however, that number is 46.2% as of 2014.
be 18.3% less likely to have internet access
In Guam, approximately 80.5% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Mexico, about 65.8% do as of 2018.
see 74.3 times more coastline
Guam has a total of 126 km of coastline. In Mexico, that number is 9,330 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Mexico: At a glance
How big is Mexico compared to Guam? See an in-depth size comparison.