Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Canada instead of Guernsey, you would:

Economy

be 5.4 times more likely to be unemployed


In Guernsey, 1.2% of adults are unemployed. In Canada, that number is 6.5%.

Life

be 32.4% more likely to die during infancy


In Guernsey, approximately 3.4 children die before they reach the age of one. In Canada, on the other hand, 4.5 children do.

Geography

see 4041.6 times more coastline


Guernsey has a total of 50 km of coastline. In Canada, that number is 202,080 km.

Canada: At a glance

Canada is a sovereign country in North America, with a total land area of approximately 9,093,507 sq km. A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically, the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the south across the world's longest unfortified border. Canada faces the political challenges of meeting public demands for quality improvements in health care, education, social services, and economic competitiveness, as well as responding to the particular concerns of predominantly francophone Quebec. Canada also aims to develop its diverse energy resources while maintaining its commitment to the environment.

How big is Canada compared to Guernsey? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

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