Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 3.2 years longer


In Wallis and Futuna, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020. In Canada, that number is 83 years (81 years for men, 86 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 12.7 times more money


Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800 as of 2004, while in Canada, the GDP per capita is $48,400 as of 2017.

be 28.4% less likely to be unemployed


In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2013. In Canada, that number is 6.3% as of 2017.

Life

have 19.7% fewer children


In Wallis and Futuna, there are approximately 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Canada, there are 10.2 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 4.1 times more likely to have internet access


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 22.1% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Canada, about 91.0% do as of 2018.

Geography

see 1566.5 times more coastline


Wallis and Futuna has a total of 129 km of coastline. In Canada, that number is 202,080 km.

Canada: At a glance

Canada is a sovereign country in North America, with a total land area of approximately 9,093,507 sq km. A land of vast distances and rich natural resources, Canada became a self-governing dominion in 1867 while retaining ties to the British crown. Economically and technologically, the nation has developed in parallel with the US, its neighbor to the south across the world's longest unfortified border. Canada faces the political challenges of meeting public demands for quality improvements in health care, education, social services, and economic competitiveness, as well as responding to the particular concerns of predominantly francophone Quebec. Canada also aims to develop its diverse energy resources while maintaining its commitment to the environment.

How big is Canada 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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