Quality of life comparison
If you lived in United Kingdom instead of Guam, you would:
live 4.4 years longer
In Guam, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2022. In United Kingdom, that number is 82 years (80 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2022.
make 16.9% more money
Guam has a GDP per capita of $35,600 as of 2016, while in United Kingdom, the GDP per capita is $41,600 as of 2020.
be 29.6% less likely to be unemployed
In Guam, 4.5% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In United Kingdom, that number is 3.2% as of 2019.
be 19.1% less likely to live below the poverty line
In Guam, 23.0% live below the poverty line as of 2001. In United Kingdom, however, that number is 18.6% as of 2017.
be 66.7% less likely to die during infancy
In Guam, approximately 11.5 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In United Kingdom, on the other hand, 3.8 children do as of 2022.
have 41.9% fewer children
In Guam, there are approximately 18.6 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022. In United Kingdom, there are 10.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2022.
be 17.3% more likely to have internet access
In Guam, approximately 81.0% of the population has internet access as of 2019. In United Kingdom, about 95.0% do as of 2020.
see 99.0 times more coastline
Guam has a total of 126 km of coastline. In United Kingdom, that number is 12,429 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
United Kingdom: At a glance
How big is United Kingdom compared to Guam? See an in-depth size comparison.