Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 3.5 years longer


In Poland, the average life expectancy is 78 years (74 years for men, 82 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 58.8% less money


Poland has a GDP per capita of $29,600 as of 2017, while in Anguilla, the GDP per capita is $12,200 as of 2008.

be 63.3% more likely to be unemployed


In Poland, 4.9% of adults are unemployed as of 2017. In Anguilla, that number is 8.0% as of 2002.

be 30.7% more likely to be live below the poverty line


In Poland, 17.6% live below the poverty line as of 2015. In Anguilla, however, that number is 23.0% as of 2002.

Life

be 23.3% less likely to die during infancy


In Poland, approximately 4.3 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 37.1% more children


In Poland, there are approximately 8.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Anguilla, there are 12.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Geography

see 86.1% less coastline


Poland has a total of 440 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 Poland? 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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