Quality of life comparison
If you lived in British Virgin Islands instead of Thailand, you would:
live 2.0 years longer
In Thailand, the average life expectancy is 78 years (75 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2022. In British Virgin Islands, that number is 80 years (78 years for men, 81 years for women) as of 2022.
make 97.7% more money
Thailand has a GDP per capita of $17,300 as of 2020, while in British Virgin Islands, the GDP per capita is $34,200 as of 2017.
be 2.9 times more likely to be unemployed
In Thailand, 1.0% of adults are unemployed as of 2019. In British Virgin Islands, that number is 2.9% as of 2015.
be 2.2 times more likely to die during infancy
In Thailand, approximately 6.5 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In British Virgin Islands, on the other hand, 14.2 children do as of 2022.
see 97.5% less coastline
Thailand has a total of 3,219 km of coastline. In British Virgin Islands, that number is 80 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
British Virgin Islands: At a glance
How big is British Virgin Islands compared to Thailand? See an in-depth size comparison.