Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Ecuador instead of Nauru, you would:
live 9.1 years longer
In Nauru, the average life expectancy is 68 years (64 years for men, 72 years for women) as of 2020. In Ecuador, that number is 78 years (74 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020.
be 67.4% less likely to be obese
In Nauru, 61.0% of adults are obese as of 2016. In Ecuador, that number is 19.9% of people as of 2016.
be 80.0% less likely to be unemployed
In Nauru, 23.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2011. In Ecuador, that number is 4.6% as of 2017.
be 2.0 times more likely to die during infancy
In Nauru, approximately 7.4 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Ecuador, on the other hand, 15.0 children do as of 2020.
have 22.4% fewer children
In Nauru, there are approximately 21.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Ecuador, there are 17.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
see 74.6 times more coastline
Nauru has a total of 30 km of coastline. In Ecuador, that number is 2,237 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Ecuador: At a glance
How big is Ecuador compared to Nauru? See an in-depth size comparison.