Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Dominica instead of Montenegro, you would:

Health

be 19.7% more likely to be obese


In Montenegro, 23.3% of adults are obese. In Dominica, that number is 27.9% of people.

Economy

make 37.3% less money


Montenegro has a GDP per capita of $17,700, while in Dominica, the GDP per capita is $11,100.

be 42.9% more likely to be unemployed


In Montenegro, 16.1% of adults are unemployed. In Dominica, that number is 23.0%.

be 3.4 times more likely to live below the poverty line


In Montenegro, 8.6% live below the poverty line. In Dominica, however, that number is 29.0%.

Life

have 51.0% more children


In Montenegro, there are approximately 10.0 babies per 1,000 people. In Dominica, there are 15.1 babies per 1,000 people.

Expenditures

spend 14.1% less on healthcare


Montenegro spends 6.4% of its total GDP on healthcare. In Dominica, that number is 5.5% of GDP.

Geography

see 49.6% less coastline


Montenegro has a total of 294 km of coastline. In Dominica, that number is 148 km.

Dominica: At a glance

Dominica is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 751 sq km. Dominica was the last of the Caribbean islands to be colonized by Europeans due chiefly to the fierce resistance of the native Caribs. France ceded possession to Great Britain in 1763, which made the island a colony in 1805. In 1980, two years after independence, Dominica's fortunes improved when a corrupt and tyrannical administration was replaced by that of Mary Eugenia CHARLES, the first female prime minister in the Caribbean, who remained in office for 15 years. Some 3,000 Carib Indians still living on Dominica are the only pre-Columbian population remaining in the eastern Caribbean.

How big is Dominica compared to Montenegro? 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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