68points

Barcelona

76points

Bucharest

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Barcelona vs Bucharest

Barcelona
Bucharest

How does Barcelona compare to Bucharest?

  • 3.7°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    21.2°Cvs17.5°C
  • 5.7°C higher average temperature
    ?

    17.3°Cvs11.6°C
  • Has a seaside beach
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  • 923.37$ higher average salary
    ?

    1 824.02$vs900.65$
  • Has mountains nearby
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  • 29.8$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
    ?

    84.5$ billion vs54.7$ billion
  • 30 more museums
    ?

    86vs56
  • 3% lower VAT
    ?

    21%vs24%

How does Bucharest compare to Barcelona?

  • 49.52% lower population density
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    8026 people/km²vs15900 people/km²
  • 30.47$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
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    16.74$vs47.21$
  • 10.94% lower unemployment rate
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    6.3%vs17.24%
  • 568.89$ cheaper rent for a one-bedroom apartment
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    486.91$vs1055.8$
  • 0.21million more inhabitants
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    1.83 millionvs1.62 million
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • 2.23$ lower cost of one single transportation ticket
    ?

    0.6$vs2.83$
  • 7.7°C lower average minimum temperature
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    5.8°Cvs13.5°C

User reviews

Overall Rating

Barcelona
10.0
3 User reviews
Barcelona
10.0/10
3 User reviews
Bucharest
10.0
2 User reviews
Bucharest
10.0/10
2 User reviews

Features

Safety

10.0/10
3 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Walkability

8.7/10
3 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Job opportunities

10.0/10
3 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Public transport

9.0/10
3 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Food and drink

10.0/10
3 votes
10.0/10
2 votes

Comments

Robert

Robert

1 month ago

10 / 10

La mejor ciudad del mundo.

Robert

Robert

1 month ago

10 / 10

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Miquel

Miquel

12 days ago

10 / 10

Es lo mas seguro y bonito que uno puede necesitar.

Miquel

Miquel

12 days ago

10 / 10

Pros

  • Calida
  • Bonita
  • Segura
  • Playa
  • Montaña

Cons

  • Mal transito
  • Mucho turismo
0 users found this helpful
Lukas

Lukas

7 days ago

10 / 10

Die schönste Stadt der Welt meines Erachtens.

Lukas

Lukas

7 days ago

10 / 10

Sehr nette Menschen, gutes Essen und Wetter. Immer eine Reise wert.

Pros

  • Essen
  • Gastfreundlichkeit
  • Atraktionen

Cons

    0 users found this helpful

    Demographics

    1.population density

    15900 people/km²

    8026 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

    1.62 million

    1.83 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 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
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    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

    1 824.02$

    900.65$

    Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
    5.gross domestic product (GDP)

    84.5$ billion

    54.7$ 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, 2021.
    6.VAT

    21%

    24%

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

    4.93$

    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.
    2.average temperature

    17.3°C

    11.6°C

    Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
    3.has a seaside beach
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
    4.has lake/s
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
    5.has mountains nearby
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    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.
    Humidity is the amount of water vapor in the air. High relative humidity reduces the effectiveness of sweating in cooling the body by reducing the rate of evaporation of moisture from the skin. In general, higher humidity makes climate harder to stand for people. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
    9.has river/s
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

    Leisure

    Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
    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.
    City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider internet access. Source: city's official website, 2021.
    It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
    Having a well-known soccer team playing in a country's first division demonstrates the city's interest in sports and attracts visitors to matches.
    Source: Wikipedia, 2021
    8.is/was a host city of the Olympics
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
    9.is/was a host city of the CSD
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    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.

    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
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    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.

    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.
    Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2021.
    3.total surface

    101.9 km²

    228 km²

    It can be nice to live in big cities or countries, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.
    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
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
    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.
    7.is a capital city
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
    8.Gambling is legal within the city
    Barcelona
    Bucharest
    Source: city's official website, 2021.

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