Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

If you lived in Angola instead of Wallis and Futuna, you would:

Health

live 18.9 years less


In Wallis and Futuna, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020. In Angola, that number is 61 years (59 years for men, 63 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 78.9% more money


Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800 as of 2004, while in Angola, the GDP per capita is $6,800 as of 2017.

be 25.0% less likely to be unemployed


In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2013. In Angola, that number is 6.6% as of 2016.

Life

have 3.4 times more children


In Wallis and Futuna, there are approximately 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Angola, there are 42.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

be 14.8 times more likely to die during infancy


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 4.2 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Angola, on the other hand, 62.3 children do as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 35.1% less likely to have internet access


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 22.1% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Angola, about 14.3% do as of 2018.

be 34.2% less likely to have access to improved drinking water


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 100% of people have improved drinking water access as of 2017. In Angola, 66% of people do as of 2017.

Geography

see 12.4 times more coastline


Wallis and Futuna has a total of 129 km of coastline. In Angola, that number is 1,600 km.

Angola: At a glance

Angola is a sovereign country in Africa, with a total land area of approximately 1,246,700 sq km. Angola is still rebuilding its country since the end of a 27-year civil war in 2002. Fighting between the Popular Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA), led by Jose Eduardo DOS SANTOS, and the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (UNITA), led by Jonas SAVIMBI, followed independence from Portugal in 1975. Peace seemed imminent in 1992 when Angola held national elections, but fighting picked up again in 1993. Up to 1.5 million lives may have been lost - and 4 million people displaced - during the more than a quarter century of fighting. SAVIMBI's death in 2002 ended UNITA's insurgency and cemented the MPLA's hold on power. President DOS SANTOS pushed through a new constitution in 2010; elections held in 2012 saw him installed as president.

How big is Angola compared to Wallis and Futuna? 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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