Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 9.1 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 Monaco, that number is 89 years (85 years for men, 93 years for women) as of 2020.

Economy

make 30.4 times more money


Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800 as of 2004, while in Monaco, the GDP per capita is $115,700 as of 2015.

be 77.3% less likely to be unemployed


In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed as of 2013. In Monaco, that number is 2.0% as of 2012.

Life

be 54.8% less 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 Monaco, on the other hand, 1.9 children do as of 2020.

have 49.6% fewer children


In Wallis and Futuna, there are approximately 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Monaco, there are 6.4 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.

Basic Needs

be 4.4 times more likely to have internet access


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 22.1% of the population has internet access as of 2016. In Monaco, about 97.0% do as of 2018.

Geography

see 96.8% less coastline


Wallis and Futuna has a total of 129 km of coastline. In Monaco, that number is 4 km.

Monaco: At a glance

Monaco is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 2 sq km. The Genoese built a fortress on the site of present day Monaco in 1215. The current ruling GRIMALDI family first seized temporary control in 1297, and again in 1331, but were not able to permanently secure their holding until 1419. Economic development was spurred in the late 19th century with a railroad linkup to France and the opening of a casino. Since then, the principality's mild climate, splendid scenery, and gambling facilities have made Monaco world famous as a tourist and recreation center.

How big is Monaco 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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