Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Norfolk Island instead of United States, you would:

Basic Needs

be 54.6% less likely to have internet access


In United States, approximately 76.2% of the population has internet access. In Norfolk Island, about 34.6% do.

Geography

see 99.8% less coastline


United States has a total of 19,924 km of coastline. In Norfolk Island, that number is 32 km.

Learn more about Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 36 sq km. Two British attempts at establishing the island as a penal colony (1788-1814 and 1825-55) were ultimately abandoned. In 1856, the island was resettled by Pitcairn Islanders, descendants of the Bounty mutineers and their Tahitian companions.

How big is Norfolk Island compared to United States? See an in-depth size comparison.


The statistics on this page were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.