Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Wallis and Futuna instead of New Caledonia, you would:
live 1.8 years longer
In New Caledonia, the average life expectancy is 78 years (74 years for men, 82 years for women) as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, that number is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020.
be 40.1% less likely to be unemployed
In New Caledonia, 14.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2014. In Wallis and Futuna, that number is 8.8% as of 2013.
make 87.8% less money
New Caledonia has a GDP per capita of $31,100 as of 2015, while in Wallis and Futuna, the GDP per capita is $3,800 as of 2004.
be 16.0% less likely to die during infancy
In New Caledonia, approximately 5.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, on the other hand, 4.2 children do as of 2020.
have 12.4% fewer children
In New Caledonia, there are approximately 14.5 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, there are 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 70.1% less likely to have internet access
In New Caledonia, approximately 74.0% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Wallis and Futuna, about 22.1% do as of 2016.
see 94.3% less coastline
New Caledonia has a total of 2,254 km of coastline. In Wallis and Futuna, that number is 129 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Wallis and Futuna: At a glance
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