If you lived in Cayman Islands instead of Philippines, you would:

Health

live 11.6 years longer

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

Economy

make 5.2 times more money

Philippines has a GDP per capita of $8,400 as of 2017, while in Cayman Islands, the GDP per capita is $43,800 as of 2004.

be 29.8% less likely to be unemployed

In Philippines, 5.7% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Cayman Islands, that number is 4.0% as of 2008.

Life

be 72.5% less likely to die during infancy

In Philippines, approximately 20.0 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Cayman Islands, on the other hand, 5.5 children do as of 2020.

have 48.0% fewer children

In Philippines, there are approximately 22.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Cayman Islands, there are 11.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 13.6% more likely to have access to electricity

In Philippines, approximately 88% of the population has electricity access as of 2017. In Cayman Islands, 100% of the population do as of 2016.

be 31.6% more likely to have internet access

In Philippines, approximately 60.0% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Cayman Islands, about 79.0% do as of 2016.

Geography

see 99.6% less coastline

Philippines has a total of 36,289 km of coastline. In Cayman Islands, that number is 160 km.


The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.

Cayman Islands: At a glance

Cayman Islands is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 264 sq km. The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries and were administered by Jamaica after 1863. In 1959, the islands became a territory within the Federation of the West Indies. When the Federation dissolved in 1962, the Cayman Islands chose to remain a British dependency.
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