Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ireland instead of Montserrat, you would:
live 5.9 years longer
In Montserrat, the average life expectancy is 75 years (76 years for men, 74 years for women) as of 2020. In Ireland, that number is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.
make 2.2 times more money
Montserrat has a GDP per capita of $34,000 as of 2011, while in Ireland, the GDP per capita is $73,200 as of 2017.
be 19.6% more likely to be unemployed
In Montserrat, 5.6% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Ireland, that number is 6.7% as of 2017.
be 67.6% less likely to die during infancy
In Montserrat, approximately 11.1 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ireland, on the other hand, 3.6 children do as of 2020.
have 11.1% more children
In Montserrat, there are approximately 11.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Ireland, there are 13.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 54.8% more likely to have internet access
In Montserrat, approximately 54.6% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Ireland, about 84.5% do as of 2018.
spend 27.5% less on education
Montserrat spends 5.1% of its total GDP on education as of 2009. Ireland spends 3.7% of total GDP on education as of 2016.
see 36.2 times more coastline
Montserrat has a total of 40 km of coastline. In Ireland, that number is 1,448 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ireland: At a glance
How big is Ireland compared to Montserrat? See an in-depth size comparison.