Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Guam instead of Niue, you would:

Economy

make 6.1 times more money


Niue has a GDP per capita of $5,800, while in Guam, the GDP per capita is $35,600.

be 62.5% less likely to be unemployed


In Niue, 12.0% of adults are unemployed. In Guam, that number is 4.5%.

Basic Needs

be 15.9% less likely to have internet access


In Niue, approximately 91.6% of the population has internet access. In Guam, about 77.0% do.

Geography

see 96.1% more coastline


Niue has a total of 64 km of coastline. In Guam, that number is 126 km.

Guam: At a glance

Guam is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 544 sq km. Spain ceded Guam to the US in 1898. Captured by the Japanese in 1941, it was retaken by the US three years later. The military installations on the island are some of the most strategically important US bases in the Pacific.

How big is Guam compared to Niue? 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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