Quality of life comparison
If you lived in Wallis and Futuna instead of Western Sahara, you would:
live 15.7 years longer
In Western Sahara, the average life expectancy is 64 years (62 years for men, 67 years for women) as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, that number is 80 years (77 years for men, 83 years for women) as of 2020.
make 52.0% more money
Western Sahara has a GDP per capita of $2,500 as of 2007, while in Wallis and Futuna, the GDP per capita is $3,800 as of 2004.
be 91.2% less likely to die during infancy
In Western Sahara, approximately 47.9 children die before they reach the age of one as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, on the other hand, 4.2 children do as of 2020.
have 54.6% fewer children
In Western Sahara, there are approximately 28.0 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020. In Wallis and Futuna, there are 12.7 babies per 1,000 people as of 2020.
see 88.4% less coastline
Western Sahara has a total of 1,110 km of coastline. In Wallis and Futuna, that number is 129 km.
The statistics above were calculated using the following data sources: The World Factbook.
Wallis and Futuna: At a glance
How big is Wallis and Futuna compared to Western Sahara? See an in-depth size comparison.