Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Northern Mariana Islands instead of Paraguay, you would:

Health

live 1.8 years less


In Paraguay, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2020. In Northern Mariana Islands, that number is 76 years (74 years for men, 78 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 91.4% more money


Paraguay has a GDP per capita of $12,800 as of 2017, while in Northern Mariana Islands, the GDP per capita is $24,500 as of 2016.

be 96.5% more likely to be unemployed


In Paraguay, 5.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Northern Mariana Islands, that number is 11.2% as of 2010.

Life

be 32.0% less likely to die during infancy


In Paraguay, approximately 16.9 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Northern Mariana Islands, on the other hand, 11.5 children do as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 52.9% less likely to have internet access


In Paraguay, approximately 65.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Northern Mariana Islands, about 30.6% do as of 2016.

Northern Mariana Islands: At a glance

Northern Mariana Islands (sometimes abbreviated CNMI) is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 464 sq km. Under US administration as part of the UN Trust Territory of the Pacific, the people of the Northern Mariana Islands decided in the 1970s not to seek independence but instead to forge closer links with the US. Negotiations for territorial status began in 1972. A covenant to establish a commonwealth in political union with the US was approved in 1975, and came into force on 24 March 1976. A new government and constitution went into effect in 1978.

How big is Northern Mariana Islands 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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