Quality of life comparison
If you lived in China instead of Jersey, you would:
live 6.1 years less
In Jersey, the average life expectancy is 82 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2020. In China, that number is 76 years (74 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.
make 67.8% less money
Jersey has a GDP per capita of $56,600 as of 2016, while in China, the GDP per capita is $18,200 as of 2018.
be 3.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In Jersey, approximately 3.6 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In China, on the other hand, 11.4 children do as of 2020.
see 207.1 times more coastline
Jersey has a total of 70 km of coastline. In China, that number is 14,500 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
China: At a glance
How big is China compared to Jersey? See an in-depth size comparison.