Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Economy

make 8.0 times more money


Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800, while in Portugal, the GDP per capita is $30,400.

be 10.2% more likely to be unemployed


In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed. In Portugal, that number is 9.7%.

Life

have 31.8% less children


In Wallis and Futuna, there are approximately 13.2 babies per 1,000 people. In Portugal, there are 9.0 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 3.2 times more likely to have internet access


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 22.1% of the population has internet access. In Portugal, about 70.4% do.

Geography

see 13.9 times more coastline


Wallis and Futuna has a total of 129 km of coastline. In Portugal, that number is 1,793 km.

Portugal: At a glance

Portugal is a sovereign country in Europe, with a total land area of approximately 91,470 sq km. Following its heyday as a global maritime power during the 15th and 16th centuries, Portugal lost much of its wealth and status with the destruction of Lisbon in a 1755 earthquake, occupation during the Napoleonic Wars, and the independence of Brazil, its wealthiest colony, in 1822. A 1910 revolution deposed the monarchy; for most of the next six decades, repressive governments ran the country. In 1974, a left-wing military coup installed broad democratic reforms. The following year, Portugal granted independence to all of its African colonies. Portugal is a founding member of NATO and entered the EC (now the EU) in 1986.

How big is Portugal 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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