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International populationMore people from abroad residing in the city provides a multicultural environment and may show how attractive it is for foreigners.
International populationMore people from abroad residing in the city provides a multicultural environment and may show how attractive it is for foreigners.13.6%
23%
49.9%
35.7%
14%
38.1%
17%
27%
22.3%
22.7%
Quality of livingThe annual survey ranks 221 cities using 39 criteria. Important criteria are safety, education, hygiene, healthcare, culture, environment, recreation, political-economic stability and public transport. Source: Mercer, 2021.
Quality of livingThe annual survey ranks 221 cities using 39 criteria. Important criteria are safety, education, hygiene, healthcare, culture, environment, recreation, political-economic stability and public transport. Source: Mercer, 2021.13#
25#
15#
30#
30#
19#
1#
22#
20#
9#
Average salarySource: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
Average salarySource: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.3 300.72$
3 921.51$
3 665.99$
7 824.19$
3 427.42$
4 557.64$
2 683.65$
2 959.74$
3 492.69$
3 794.69$
Average temperatureSource: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
Average temperatureSource: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.10.7°C
29.3°C
9.4°C
15.6°C
12°C
10°C
11.3°C
9.6°C
7.3°C
9.3°C
Cost of the monthly public transport ticketCost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's public transport website, 2021.
Cost of the monthly public transport ticketCost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's public transport website, 2021.96.79$
89.1$
123.56$
82$
88.53$
0$
54.3$
59.02$
110.02$
95.23$
Average cost of livingLower average cost of living indicates that factors such as consumer prices, bills cost or renting and housing prices are more available for citizens. Source: expatistan.com, 2021.
Average cost of livingLower average cost of living indicates that factors such as consumer prices, bills cost or renting and housing prices are more available for citizens. Source: expatistan.com, 2021.N.A.N.A.N.A.N.A.20 000.00$
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Population densityPopulation density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Population densityPopulation density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.3900 people/km²
7804 people/km²
4334 people/km²
6633 people/km²
20700 people/km²
1800 people/km²
4000 people/km²
7025 people/km²
4600 people/km²
628 people/km²
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