Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Burkina Faso instead of Wallis and Futuna, you would:
live 17.5 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 Burkina Faso, that number is 63 years (61 years for men, 64 years for women) as of 2020.
make 50.0% less money
Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800 as of 2004, while in Burkina Faso, the GDP per capita is $1,900 as of 2017.
be 8.8 times more likely to be unemployed
In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2013. In Burkina Faso, that number is 77.0% as of 2004.
have 2.8 times more children
In Wallis and Futuna, there are approximately 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Burkina Faso, there are 35.1 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
be 12.4 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 Burkina Faso, on the other hand, 52.0 children do as of 2020.
be 27.6% less likely to have internet access
In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 22.1% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Burkina Faso, about 16.0% do as of 2018.
be 24.4% 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 Burkina Faso, 76% of people do as of 2017.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Burkina Faso: At a glance
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