Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Benin instead of Wallis and Futuna, you would:
live 18.8 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 Benin, that number is 61 years (60 years for men, 63 years for women) as of 2020.
be 88.6% less likely to be unemployed
In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2013. In Benin, that number is 1.0% as of 2014.
make 39.5% less money
Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800 as of 2004, while in Benin, the GDP per capita is $2,300 as of 2017.
have 3.3 times more children
In Wallis and Futuna, there are approximately 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Benin, there are 42.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 14.0 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 Benin, on the other hand, 58.7 children do as of 2020.
be 23.6% 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 Benin, 76% of people do as of 2017.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Benin: At a glance
How big is Benin compared to Wallis and Futuna? See an in-depth size comparison.