Quality of Life Comparison

COMPARED TO

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

Health

live 5.4 years longer


In Wallis and Futuna, the average life expectancy is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women). In Singapore, that number is 85 years (83 years for men, 88 years for women).

Economy

make 24.7 times more money


Wallis and Futuna has a GDP per capita of $3,800, while in Singapore, the GDP per capita is $93,900.

be 75.0% less likely to be unemployed


In Wallis and Futuna, 8.8% of adults are unemployed. In Singapore, that number is 2.2%.

Life

be 44.2% less likely to die during infancy


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 4.3 children die before they reach the age of one. In Singapore, on the other hand, 2.4 children do.

have 34.8% less children


In Wallis and Futuna, there are approximately 13.2 babies per 1,000 people. In Singapore, there are 8.6 babies per 1,000 people.

Basic Needs

be 3.7 times more likely to have internet access


In Wallis and Futuna, approximately 22.1% of the population has internet access. In Singapore, about 81.0% do.

Geography

see 49.6% more coastline


Wallis and Futuna has a total of 129 km of coastline. In Singapore, that number is 193 km.

Singapore: At a glance

Singapore is a sovereign country in East/Southeast Asia, with a total land area of approximately 709 sq km. Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. Singapore subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international trading links (its port is one of the world's busiest in terms of tonnage handled) and with per capita GDP equal to that of the leading nations of Western Europe.

How big is Singapore 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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