Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 1.4 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 Cayman Islands, that number is 82 years (79 years for men, 84 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 11.5 times more money


Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800 as of 2004, while in Cayman Islands, the GDP per capita is $43,800 as of 2004.

be 54.5% less likely to be unemployed


In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2013. In Cayman Islands, that number is 4.0% as of 2008.

Life

be 31.0% 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 Cayman Islands, on the other hand, 5.5 children do as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 3.6 times more likely to have internet access


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 22.1% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Cayman Islands, about 79.0% do as of 2016.

Geography

see 24.0% more coastline


Wallis and Futuna has a total of 129 km of coastline. In Cayman Islands, that number is 160 km.

Cayman Islands: At a glance

Cayman Islands is a sovereign country in Central America/Caribbean, with a total land area of approximately 264 sq km. The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries and were administered by Jamaica after 1863. In 1959, the islands became a territory within the Federation of the West Indies. When the Federation dissolved in 1962, the Cayman Islands chose to remain a British dependency.

How big is Cayman Islands 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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