Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Russia instead of Guam, you would:
live 5.1 years less
In Guam, the average life expectancy is 77 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020. In Russia, that number is 72 years (66 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
be 42.2% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Guam, 23.0% live below the poverty line as of 2001. In Russia, however, that number is 13.3% as of 2015.
make 21.6% less money
Guam has a GDP per capita of $35,600 as of 2016, while in Russia, the GDP per capita is $27,900 as of 2017.
be 15.6% more likely to be unemployed
In Guam, 4.5% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Russia, that number is 5.2% as of 2017.
be 39.8% less likely to die during infancy
In Guam, approximately 10.8 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Russia, on the other hand, 6.5 children do as of 2020.
have 47.1% fewer children
In Guam, there are approximately 18.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Russia, there are 10.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
see 300.0 times more coastline
Guam has a total of 126 km of coastline. In Russia, that number is 37,653 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Russia: At a glance
How big is Russia compared to Guam? See an in-depth size comparison.