Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Wallis and Futuna instead of Saint Pierre and Miquelon, you would:

Economy

make 91.8% less money


Saint Pierre and Miquelon has a GDP per capita of $46,200 as of 2006, while in Wallis and Futuna, the GDP per capita is $3,800 as of 2004.

Life

be 31.1% less likely to die during infancy


In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, approximately 6.1 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, on the other hand, 4.2 children do as of 2020.

have 89.6% more children


In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, there are approximately 6.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, there are 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 72.2% less likely to have internet access


In Saint Pierre and Miquelon, approximately 79.5% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Wallis and Futuna, about 22.1% do as of 2016.

Wallis and Futuna: At a glance

Wallis and Futuna is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 142 sq km. The Futuna island group was discovered by the Dutch in 1616 and Wallis by the British in 1767, but it was the French who declared a protectorate over the islands in 1842, and took official control of them between 1886 and 1888. Notably, Wallis and Futuna was the only French colony to side with the Vichy regime during World War II, a phase that ended in May of 1942 with the arrival of 2,000 American troops. In 1959, the inhabitants of the islands voted to become a French overseas territory and officially assumed this status in July 1961.

How big is Wallis and Futuna compared to Saint Pierre and Miquelon? 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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