Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Anguilla instead of Morocco, you would:

Health

live 4.4 years longer


In Morocco, the average life expectancy is 77 years (74 years for men, 80 years for women). In Anguilla, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women).

Economy

make 41.9% more money


Morocco has a GDP per capita of $8,600, while in Anguilla, the GDP per capita is $12,200.

be 20.0% less likely to be unemployed


In Morocco, 10.0% of adults are unemployed. In Anguilla, that number is 8.0%.

be 53.3% more likely to be live below the poverty line


In Morocco, 15.0% live below the poverty line. In Anguilla, however, that number is 23.0%.

Life

be 84.9% less likely to die during infancy


In Morocco, approximately 21.9 children die before they reach the age of one. In Anguilla, on the other hand, 3.3 children do.

have 29.4% less children


In Morocco, there are approximately 17.7 babies per 1,000 people. In Anguilla, there are 12.5 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 40.0% more likely to have internet access


In Morocco, approximately 58.3% of the population has internet access. In Anguilla, about 81.6% do.

be 10.8% more likely to have access to improved drinking water


In Morocco, approximately 85% of people have improved drinking water access. In Anguilla, 95% of people do.

Expenditures

spend 47.2% less on education


Morocco spends 5.3% of its total GDP on education. Anguilla spends 2.8% of total GDP on education.

Geography

see 96.7% less coastline


Morocco has a total of 1,835 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 Morocco? 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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