Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Anguilla instead of Marshall Islands, you would:

Health

live 7.7 years longer


In Marshall Islands, the average life expectancy is 74 years (72 years for men, 76 years for women) as of 2020. In Anguilla, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 3.4 times more money


Marshall Islands has a GDP per capita of $3,600 as of 2017, while in Anguilla, the GDP per capita is $12,200 as of 2008.

be 77.8% less likely to be unemployed


In Marshall Islands, 36.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2006. In Anguilla, that number is 8.0% as of 2002.

Life

be 81.0% less likely to die during infancy


In Marshall Islands, approximately 17.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Anguilla, on the other hand, 3.3 children do as of 2020.

have 46.5% fewer children


In Marshall Islands, there are approximately 22.8 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Anguilla, there are 12.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 2.1 times more likely to have internet access


In Marshall Islands, approximately 38.7% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Anguilla, about 81.6% do as of 2016.

Geography

see 83.5% less coastline


Marshall Islands has a total of 370 km of coastline. In Anguilla, that number is 61 km.

Anguilla: At a glance

Anguilla is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 91 sq km. Colonized by English settlers from Saint Kitts in 1650, Anguilla was administered by Great Britain until the early 19th century, when the island - against the wishes of the inhabitants - was incorporated into a single British dependency along with Saint Kitts and Nevis. Several attempts at separation failed. In 1971, two years after a revolt, Anguilla was finally allowed to secede; this arrangement was formally recognized in 1980, with Anguilla becoming a separate British dependency.

How big is Anguilla compared to Marshall Islands? 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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