Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Antigua and Barbuda instead of Uzbekistan, you would:

Health

live 2.7 years longer


In Uzbekistan, the average life expectancy is 74 years (71 years for men, 77 years for women). In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 77 years (75 years for men, 79 years for women).

be 13.9% more likely to be obese


In Uzbekistan, 16.6% of adults are obese. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 18.9% of people.

Economy

make 3.8 times more money


Uzbekistan has a GDP per capita of $6,900, while in Antigua and Barbuda, the GDP per capita is $26,300.

be 2.2 times more likely to be unemployed


In Uzbekistan, 4.9% of adults are unemployed. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 11.0%.

Life

be 32.8% less likely to die during infancy


In Uzbekistan, approximately 18.0 children die before they reach the age of one. In Antigua and Barbuda, on the other hand, 12.1 children do.

Basic Needs

be 39.3% more likely to have internet access


In Uzbekistan, approximately 46.8% of the population has internet access. In Antigua and Barbuda, about 65.2% do.

be 12.1% more likely to have access to improved drinking water


In Uzbekistan, approximately 87% of people have improved drinking water access (98% in urban areas, and 81% in rural areas). In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 98% of people on average (98% in urban areas, and 98% in rural areas).

Antigua and Barbuda: At a glance

Antigua and Barbuda is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 442 sq km. The Siboney were the first people to inhabit the islands of Antigua and Barbuda in 2400 B.C., but Arawak Indians populated the islands when COLUMBUS landed on his second voyage in 1493. Early Spanish and French settlements were succeeded by an English colony in 1667. Slavery, established to run the sugar plantations on Antigua, was abolished in 1834. The islands became an independent state within the British Commonwealth of Nations in 1981.

How big is Antigua and Barbuda compared to Uzbekistan? See an in-depth size comparison.


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

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