Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Guam instead of United Kingdom, you would:
live 4.1 years less
In United Kingdom, the average life expectancy is 81 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020. In Guam, that number is 77 years (75 years for men, 80 years for women) as of 2020.
make 19.6% less money
United Kingdom has a GDP per capita of $44,300 as of 2017, while in Guam, the GDP per capita is $35,600 as of 2016.
be 53.3% more likely to live below the poverty line
In United Kingdom, 15.0% live below the poverty line as of 2013. In Guam, however, that number is 23.0% as of 2001.
have 58.8% more children
In United Kingdom, there are approximately 11.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Guam, there are 18.9 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 2.6 times more likely to die during infancy
In United Kingdom, approximately 4.1 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Guam, on the other hand, 10.8 children do as of 2020.
be 15.2% less likely to have internet access
In United Kingdom, approximately 94.9% of the population has internet access as of 2018. In Guam, about 80.5% do as of 2018.
see 99.0% less coastline
United Kingdom has a total of 12,429 km of coastline. In Guam, that number is 126 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Guam: At a glance
How big is Guam compared to United Kingdom? See an in-depth size comparison.