Quality of Life Comparison


If you lived in Antigua and Barbuda instead of Paraguay, you would:


be 2.2 times more likely to be living with HIV/AIDS

In Paraguay, 0.5% of people are living with AIDS/HIV as of 2018. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 1.1% of people as of 2018.


make 2.1 times more money

Paraguay has a GDP per capita of $12,800 as of 2017, while in Antigua and Barbuda, the GDP per capita is $26,400 as of 2017.

be 93.0% more likely to be unemployed

In Paraguay, 5.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 11.0% as of 2014.


be 34.3% less likely to die during infancy

In Paraguay, approximately 16.9 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Antigua and Barbuda, on the other hand, 11.1 children do as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 16.9% more likely to have internet access

In Paraguay, approximately 65.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Antigua and Barbuda, about 76.0% do as of 2018.


spend 26.5% less on education

Paraguay spends 3.4% of its total GDP on education as of 2016. Antigua and Barbuda spends 2.5% of total GDP on education as of 2009.

Antigua and Barbuda: At a glance

Antigua and Barbuda is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 442 sq km. The Siboney were the first people to inhabit the islands of Antigua and Barbuda in 2400 B.C., but Arawak Indians populated the islands when COLUMBUS landed on his second voyage in 1493. Early Spanish and French settlements were succeeded by an English colony in 1667. Slavery, established to run the sugar plantations on Antigua, was abolished in 1834. The islands became an independent state within the British Commonwealth of Nations in 1981.

How big is Antigua and Barbuda compared to Paraguay? 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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