74points

Athens

84points

Budapest

Athens
Budapest
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52 facts in comparison

Athens vs Budapest

Athens
Budapest
74
points
Athens
84
points
Budapest

How does Athens compare to Budapest?

  • 8.7°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    23.7°Cvs15°C
  • 7.1°C higher average temperature
    ?

    17.5°Cvs10.4°C
  • 0.11$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    33$vs33.11$
  • Has a seaside beach
    ?
  • 229.69$ higher average salary
    ?

    873$vs643.31$
  • 36$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
    ?

    96$ billion vs60$ billion
  • Has mountains nearby
    ?
  • Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
    ?

How does Budapest compare to Athens?

  • 86.6% lower population density
    ?

    1000 people/km²vs7462 people/km²
  • 15.5% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    8.9%vs24.4%
  • 7 more universities
    ?

    15vs8
  • 1.02million more inhabitants
    ?

    1.75 millionvs0.73 million
  • 291.3$ cheaper cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center
    ?

    435.84$vs727.14$
  • A bike sharing system
    ?
  • 2.6 years younger population
    ?

    40.2 yearsvs42.8 years
  • 76 more museums
    ?

    120vs44

Demographics

1.population density
?

Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, but this becomes an issue if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Rovaniemi

8.03 people/km²

7462 people/km²

1000 people/km²

2.median age of population
?

Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Niamey

15.2 years

42.8 years

40.2 years

3.population
?

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, 2020.

Best

Mumbai

24.4 million

0.73 million

1.75 million

4.annual population growth rate
?

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, 2020.

Best

Shanghai

22.15%

0.06%

0.57%

5.female population
?

The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; UNData, 2020.

Best

Riga

55.6%

51.1%

52.5%

6.male population
?

The percentage of male residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; UNData, 2020.

Best

Doha

67%

48.9%

47.5%

Quality of living

1.cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center
?

The average price of a single-bedroom apartment located in the city center shows how much of your salary would be allocated in rent expenses, and is an indicator of the cost of living of the city. Source: numbeo.com, 2020.

Best

Thimphu

92.5$

727.14$

435.84$

2.has a public health care
?

Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Athens
Budapest
3.average salary
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.

Best

Zurich

5 827.24$

873$

643.31$

4.gross domestic product (GDP)
?

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reflects the value and productivity of an economy. It measures the market value of all the final goods and services produced annually. To reflect the differences in the cost of living and inflation rates, we show the GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP). Sources: Wikipedia, CIA World Factbook, 2020.

Best

New York

1280$ billion

96$ billion

60$ billion

5.unemployment rate
?

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.

Best

Port Louis

0%

24.4%

8.9%

6.VAT
?

The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Nassau

0%

23%

27%

Environment

1.average temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

32°C

17.5°C

10.4°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

23.7°C

15°C

3.has a seaside beach
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Athens
Budapest
4.has lake/s
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Athens
Budapest
5.has mountains nearby
?

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, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Athens
Budapest
6.average minimum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Ulan Bator

-7.9°C

11.3°C

6.3°C

Leisure

1.number of public Wi-Fi spots
?

City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider internet access. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Best

St. Petersburg

696

130

131

2.number of theaters
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Best

Berlin

140

13

49

3.number of museums
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Best

London

240

44

120

4.number of cinemas
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Best

Berlin

300

38

32

5.UNESCO World Heritage landmarks
?

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, 2020.

Best

Kyoto

17

2

1

6.sporting availability (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
?

With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2020.

Best

London

13

2

1

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket
?

Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's public transport website, 2020.

Best

Baghdad

0$

33$

33.11$

2.Price of a single transportation ticket
?

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, 2020.

Best

Colombo

0.1$

1.6$

1.22$

3.a bike sharing system
?

Bike sharing system makes a city more cyclist friendly, shows city’s pro cyclist attitude and gives new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Athens
Budapest
4.number of airports
?

The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

London

5

1

1

General info

1.total surface
?

It can be nice to live in big cities or countries, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.

Best

Dubai City

4 114 km²

412 km²

525 km²

2.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
?

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, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Athens
Budapest
3.number of international embassies
?

The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Best

Brussels

200

93

79

4.research institutions and think tanks
?

A think tank (or policy institute) is an organization that conducts research and engages in advocacy in areas such as social policy, political strategy, economics, military, technology issues and in the creative and cultural field. The number of important think tanks can indicate innovativeness and competitiveness of a city. Source: Brookings, 2020.

Best

Moscow

112

35

39

5.number of sister cities
?

Sister cities or twin towns are a form of law agreement made between towns, cities or regions in politically distinct areas to promote cultural and commercial ties. It might mean more possibilities outside your city, a greater multiculturalism and a wider range of options.

Best

London

104

36

12

6.has a stock exchange
?

Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Athens
Budapest

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