Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Anguilla instead of Philippines, you would:

Health

live 11.8 years longer


In Philippines, the average life expectancy is 70 years (66 years for men, 74 years for women) as of 2020. In Anguilla, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 45.2% more money


Philippines has a GDP per capita of $8,400 as of 2017, while in Anguilla, the GDP per capita is $12,200 as of 2008.

be 40.4% more likely to be unemployed


In Philippines, 5.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Anguilla, that number is 8.0% as of 2002.

Life

be 83.5% less likely to die during infancy


In Philippines, approximately 20.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Anguilla, on the other hand, 3.3 children do as of 2020.

have 46.7% fewer children


In Philippines, there are approximately 22.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Anguilla, there are 12.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 35.9% more likely to have internet access


In Philippines, approximately 60.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Anguilla, about 81.6% do as of 2016.

Geography

see 99.8% less coastline


Philippines has a total of 36,289 km of coastline. In Anguilla, that number is 61 km.

Anguilla: At a glance

Anguilla is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 91 sq km. Colonized by English settlers from Saint Kitts in 1650, Anguilla was administered by Great Britain until the early 19th century, when the island - against the wishes of the inhabitants - was incorporated into a single British dependency along with Saint Kitts and Nevis. Several attempts at separation failed. In 1971, two years after a revolt, Anguilla was finally allowed to secede; this arrangement was formally recognized in 1980, with Anguilla becoming a separate British dependency.

How big is Anguilla compared to Philippines? 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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