Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

be 26.2% less likely to be obese


In Venezuela, 25.6% of adults are obese. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 18.9% of people.

Economy

make 2.2 times more money


Venezuela has a GDP per capita of $12,100, while in Antigua and Barbuda, the GDP per capita is $26,300.

be 58.3% less likely to be unemployed


In Venezuela, 26.4% of adults are unemployed. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 11.0%.

Life

have 16.5% less children


In Venezuela, there are approximately 18.8 babies per 1,000 people. In Antigua and Barbuda, there are 15.7 babies per 1,000 people.

Expenditures

spend 63.8% less on education


Venezuela spends 6.9% of its total GDP on education. Antigua and Barbuda spends 2.5% of total GDP on education.

Geography

see 94.5% less coastline


Venezuela has a total of 2,800 km of coastline. In Antigua and Barbuda, that number is 153 km.

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 Venezuela? 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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