Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Jersey instead of United States, you would:
live 2.0 years longer
In United States, the average life expectancy is 81 years (78 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2022. In Jersey, that number is 83 years (80 years for men, 85 years for women) as of 2022.
be 25.1% less likely to die during infancy
In United States, approximately 5.2 children (per 1,000 live births) die before they reach the age of one as of 2022. In Jersey, on the other hand, 3.9 children do as of 2022.
be 54.9% less likely to have internet access
In United States, approximately 91.0% of the population has internet access as of 2020. In Jersey, about 41.0% do as of 2019.
see 99.6% less coastline
United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline. In Jersey, that number is 70 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Jersey: At a glance
How big is Jersey compared to United States? See an in-depth size comparison.