Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Guernsey instead of Tajikistan, you would:

Health

live 14.5 years longer


In Tajikistan, the average life expectancy is 68 years (65 years for men, 71 years for women). In Guernsey, that number is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women).

Economy

make 16.4 times more money


Tajikistan has a GDP per capita of $3,200, while in Guernsey, the GDP per capita is $52,500.

be 50.0% less likely to be unemployed


In Tajikistan, 2.4% of adults are unemployed. In Guernsey, that number is 1.2%.

Life

be 89.3% less likely to die during infancy


In Tajikistan, approximately 31.8 children die before they reach the age of one. In Guernsey, on the other hand, 3.4 children do.

have 57.9% less children


In Tajikistan, there are approximately 23.3 babies per 1,000 people. In Guernsey, there are 9.8 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 4.1 times more likely to have internet access


In Tajikistan, approximately 20.5% of the population has internet access. In Guernsey, about 83.3% do.

Guernsey: At a glance

Guernsey is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 78 sq km. Guernsey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Dukedom of Normandy, which held sway in both France and England. The islands were the only British soil occupied by German troops in World War II. Guernsey is a British crown dependency but is not part of the UK or of the European Union. However, the UK Government is constitutionally responsible for its defense and international representation.

How big is Guernsey compared to Tajikistan? 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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