94points

Mexico City

83points

Paris

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48 facts in comparison

Mexico City vs Paris

Mexico City
Paris

How does Mexico City compare to Paris?

  • 7.5°C higher average maximum temperature
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    23.7°Cvs16.2°C
  • 5.7°C higher average temperature
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    17.7°Cvs12°C
  • 71.01% lower population density
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    6000 people/km²vs20700 people/km²
  • 78.2$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
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    10.33$vs88.53$
  • 3.9% lower unemployment rate
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    3.7%vs7.6%
  • 839.72$ cheaper rent for a one-bedroom apartment
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    598.68$vs1438.4$
  • 7 more universities
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    27vs20
  • 6.61million more inhabitants
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    8.84 millionvs2.23 million

How does Paris compare to Mexico City?

  • 2 765.23$ higher average salary
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    3 427.42$vs662.19$
  • Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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  • 4 more big sports facilities (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
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    7vs3
  • 4.1°C lower average minimum temperature
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    7.7°Cvs11.8°C
  • 2 more airports
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    3vs1
  • 3.3 better globally connected
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    5.48vs2.18
  • 7 more billionaires from annual Forbes report residing within the city
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    15vs8
  • 90# ahead in the Mercer Quality of Living Survey
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    39#vs129#

User reviews

Overall Rating

Mexico City
8.5
2 User reviews
Mexico City
8.5/10
2 User reviews
Paris
6.2
6 User reviews
Paris
6.2/10
6 User reviews

Features

Safety

6.0/10
2 votes
5.8/10
6 votes

Walkability

5.5/10
2 votes
6.2/10
6 votes

Job opportunities

7.5/10
2 votes
6.7/10
6 votes

Public transport

5.0/10
2 votes
7.5/10
6 votes

Food and drink

9.0/10
2 votes
7.8/10
6 votes

Comments

Jose Pablo

Jose Pablo

1 month ago

7 / 10

You can the beautiful city monuments.

Jose Pablo

Jose Pablo

1 month ago

7 / 10

Pros

  • Gastronomy.
  • People

Cons

  • The Goverment.
  • Visual Contamination.
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Mexican Empire

Mexican Empire

20 days ago

10 / 10

HERMOSA y desarrollada

Mexican Empire

Mexican Empire

20 days ago

10 / 10

es hermosa ya que es grande y decorada a demas de que me encanta

Pros

  • hay mucho empleo
  • actividades fisicas

Cons

  • hay mucha gente
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Demographics

1.population density

6000 people/km²

20700 people/km²

Population 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.
2.population

8.84 million

2.23 million

Populous cities or countries usually offer better employment opportunities because of their large economies. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centers and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
The average population growth rate reflects the annual increase or decrease in population. Currently, the world’s population is growing at a rate of approximately 1.07% per year. The higher the growth, the more dynamic society feels. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; UNData, 2021.
The percentage of male residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; UNData, 2021.
The percentage of Facebook users among a whole city population indicates how familiar are city’s inhabitants with web 2.0 and shows how popular the social media are. Source: Socialbakers, 2021.

Quality of living

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
2.has public health care
Mexico City
Paris
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2021.
The average rent of a single-bedroom apartment located in the city center. This indicates how much of your salary would be allocated to rent expenses, and the general cost of living of the city. Source: numbeo.com, 2021.
4.average salary

662.19$

3 427.42$

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
6.VAT

15%

19%

The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
7.Big Mac Index

2.74$

4.93$

The Big Mac Index is published by The Economist as an informal way of measuring the purchasing power parity (PPP) between two currencies. The Big Mac PPP exchange rate between two countries is obtained by dividing the price of a Big Mac in one country (in its currency) by the price of a Big Mac in another country (in its currency). Source: Economist, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
The 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.

Environment

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
3.has a seaside beach
Mexico City
Paris
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
4.has lake/s
Mexico City
Paris
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
5.has mountains nearby
Mexico City
Paris
There are mountains at a distance of maximum 100 kilometers (62 miles) from the city. Mountains are considered to have an elevation of at least 1,000 m (3,300 ft). Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
Source: city's official website, 2021.
8.has river/s
Mexico City
Paris
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Leisure

With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2021.
The World Heritage List includes 962 properties forming part of the cultural and natural heritage which the World Heritage Committee considers as having outstanding universal value. Source: UNESCO, 2021.
It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
4.Is a Top 50 World Festival host
Mexico City
Paris
Every year the city is host to a festival included in the list of the top 50 World Festivals. A well-known festival shows a better cultural and entertainment agenda and attracts a bigger number of tourists. Source: Escapenormal.com, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
7.is/was a host city of the CSD
Mexico City
Paris
Christopher Street Day is an annual European LGBT celebration and demonstration held in various cities across Europe for the rights of LGBT people, and against discrimination and exclusion. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Transportation

Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's public transport website, 2021.
2.has a bike-sharing system
Mexico City
Paris
A bike-sharing system makes a city more eco-friendly, shows the city’s pro cycling attitude, and provides new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
A cheaper single ticket will allow you to move through the city for less money. Whether you are a visitor or a resident, it will help your economy. Source: Official city's public transport website, 2021.
The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
The Commuter Pain Index is comprised of 10 issues: 1) commuting time, 2) time stuck in traffic, agreement that: 3) price of gas is already too high, 4) traffic has gotten worse, 5) start-­‐stop traffic is a problem, 6) driving causes stress, 7) driving causes anger, 8) traffic affects work, 9) traffic so bad driving stopped, and 10) decided not to make trip due to traffic. Source: IBM, 2021.

General info

In general, cities with possibility of drinking alcohol in public places have more thriving nightlife. It's easier to organize parties in public places. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
The Global Cities Index is unique in that it measures global engagement of cities across five dimensions: business activity, human capital, information exchange, cultural experience and political engagement. Source: ATKearney, 2021.
Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2021.
The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2021.
5.has a stock exchange
Mexico City
Paris
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
6.is a capital city
Mexico City
Paris
National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Source: city's official website, 2021.

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