Quality of Life Comparison


If you lived in Northern Mariana Islands instead of Venezuela, you would:


make 2.0 times more money

Venezuela has a GDP per capita of $12,100, while in Northern Mariana Islands, the GDP per capita is $24,500.

be 57.6% less likely to be unemployed

In Venezuela, 26.4% of adults are unemployed. In Northern Mariana Islands, that number is 11.2%.


have 20.2% fewer children

In Venezuela, there are approximately 18.8 babies per 1,000 people. In Northern Mariana Islands, there are 15.0 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 49.0% less likely to have internet access

In Venezuela, approximately 60.0% of the population has internet access. In Northern Mariana Islands, about 30.6% do.


see 47.1% less coastline

Venezuela has a total of 2,800 km of coastline. In Northern Mariana Islands, that number is 1,482 km.

Northern Mariana Islands: At a glance

Northern Mariana Islands (sometimes abbreviated CNMI) is a sovereign country in Australia-Oceania, with a total land area of approximately 464 sq km. Under US administration as part of the UN Trust Territory of the Pacific, the people of the Northern Mariana Islands decided in the 1970s not to seek independence but instead to forge closer links with the US. Negotiations for territorial status began in 1972. A covenant to establish a commonwealth in political union with the US was approved in 1975, and came into force on 24 March 1976. A new government and constitution went into effect in 1978.

How big is Northern Mariana Islands 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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