77points

Baghdad

84points

Islamabad

Baghdad
Islamabad
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33 facts in comparison

Baghdad vs Islamabad

Baghdad
Islamabad
77
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Baghdad
84
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Islamabad

How does Baghdad compare to Islamabad?

  • 2.3°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    31°Cvs28.7°C
  • 1.7°C higher average temperature
    ?

    24.1°Cvs22.4°C
  • 9.49$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?
  • 4.7% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    11%vs15.7%
  • 5.52million more inhabitants
    ?

    7.22 millionvs1.7 million
  • 425.11$ higher average salary
    ?

    733.17$vs308.06$
  • 2.89$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
    ?

    24$ billion vs21.109$ billion
  • 2 more museums
    ?

    7vs5

How does Islamabad compare to Baghdad?

  • 86.26% lower population density
    ?

    1271 people/km²vs9250 people/km²
  • 21 more universities
    ?

    26vs5
  • 179.25$ cheaper cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center
    ?

    244.51$vs423.76$
  • Has lake/s
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  • Has mountains nearby
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  • 0.43$ lower cost of one single transportation ticket
    ?

    0.19$vs0.62$
  • 1°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    16.2°Cvs17.2°C
  • 0.11% higher population growth rate
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    2.44%vs2.33%

Demographics

1.population density

9250 people/km²

1271 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, 2020.
2.population

7.22 million

1.7 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, 2020.
3.annual population growth rate

2.33%

2.44%

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.

Quality of living

1.unemployment rate

11%

15.7%

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

5

26

Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
3.cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center

423.76$

244.51$

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.
4.average salary

733.17$

308.06$

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.
5.has a public health care
Baghdad
Islamabad
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.
6.gross domestic product (GDP)

24$ billion

21.11$ billion

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.

Environment

1.average maximum temperature

31°C

28.7°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.
2.average temperature

24.1°C

22.4°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.
3.has a seaside beach
Baghdad
Islamabad
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.has lake/s
Baghdad
Islamabad
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.has mountains nearby
Baghdad
Islamabad
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.
6.average minimum temperature

17.2°C

16.2°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Leisure

1.number of museums

7

5

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
2.is a site of pilgrimage for world religion
Baghdad
Islamabad
It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket

0$

9.49$

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.
2.price of a single transportation ticket

0.62$

0.19$

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.
3.number of airports

1

2

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

General info

1.number of billionaires

0

1

Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2020.
2.number of international embassies

170

73

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

0

1

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.
4.has a stock exchange
Baghdad
Islamabad
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
5.is a capital city
Baghdad
Islamabad
National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
6.Gambling is legal within the city
Baghdad
Islamabad
Source: city's official website, 2020.

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