Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha instead of United States, you would:

Economy

be 3.2 times more likely to be unemployed


In United States, 4.4% of adults are unemployed. In Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha, that number is 14.0%.

Life

be 2.3 times more likely to die during infancy


In United States, approximately 5.8 children die before they reach the age of one. In Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha, on the other hand, 13.3 children do.

have 23.2% less children


In United States, there are approximately 12.5 babies per 1,000 people. In Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha, there are 9.6 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 69.7% less likely to have internet access


In United States, approximately 76.2% of the population has internet access. In Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha, about 23.1% do.

Learn more about Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha

Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha is a sovereign country in Africa, with a total land area of approximately 122 sq km. Saint Helena is a British Overseas Territory consisting of Saint Helena and Ascension Islands, and the island group of Tristan da Cunha.

How big is Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha 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.