Quality of life comparison
If you lived in New Zealand instead of Guam, you would:
live 5.1 years longer
In Guam, the average life expectancy is 77 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In New Zealand, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
be 67.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Guam, approximately 10.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In New Zealand, on the other hand, 3.5 children do as of 2020.
have 32.3% fewer children
In Guam, there are approximately 18.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In New Zealand, there are 12.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 12.8% more likely to have internet access
In Guam, approximately 80.5% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In New Zealand, about 90.8% do as of 2018.
see 120.6 times more coastline
Guam has a total of 126 km of coastline. In New Zealand, that number is 15,134 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
New Zealand: At a glance
How big is New Zealand compared to Guam? See an in-depth size comparison.