65points

Barcelona

70points

Milan

Barcelona
Milan
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Barcelona vs Milan

Barcelona
Milan
65
points
Barcelona
70
points
Milan

How does Barcelona compare to Milan?

  • 2.8°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    20°Cvs17.2°C
  • 3°C higher average temperature
    ?

    15.5°Cvs12.5°C
  • Has a seaside beach
    ?
  • 0.23million more inhabitants
    ?

    1.62 millionvs1.39 million
  • Has mountains nearby
    ?
  • 34 more museums
    ?

    86vs52
  • 1 more big sports facilities (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
    ?

    2vs1
  • 1% lower VAT
    ?

    21%vs22%

How does Milan compare to Barcelona?

  • 15.99$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    38.3$vs54.29$
  • 53.46% lower population density
    ?

    7400 people/km²vs15900 people/km²
  • 12.24% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    5%vs17.24%
  • 890.24$ higher average salary
    ?

    2 423.00$vs1532.76$
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • 51.5$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
    ?

    136$ billion vs84.5$ billion
  • Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
    ?
  • 3.3°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    7.8°Cvs11.1°C

Demographics

1.population density

15900 people/km²

7400 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

1.62 million

1.39 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.female population

50.8%

51.9%

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

49.2%

48.1%

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

36%

37.7%

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, 2020.

Quality of living

1.unemployment rate

17.24%

5%

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

1 532.76$

2 423.00$

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.
3.has public health care
Barcelona
Milan
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.gross domestic product (GDP)

84.5$ billion

136$ 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.
5.VAT

21%

22%

The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
6.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, 2020.

Environment

1.average maximum temperature

20°C

17.2°C

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

15.5°C

12.5°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.
3.has a seaside beach
Barcelona
Milan
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.has lake/s
Barcelona
Milan
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.has mountains nearby
Barcelona
Milan
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

11.1°C

7.8°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Leisure

1.number of museums

86

52

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
2.sports facilities (stadiums, arenas with 20,000+ seats)

2

1

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

9

1

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.
4.is a site of pilgrimage for world religion
Barcelona
Milan
It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
5.is/was a host city of the FIFA World Cup
Barcelona
Milan
Source: Wikipedia, 2020
6.is/was a host city of the Olympics
Barcelona
Milan
Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket

54.29$

38.3$

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.has a bike-sharing system
Barcelona
Milan
A bike-sharing system makes a city more eco-friendly, shows the city’s pro cycling attitude, and provides new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
3.number of airports

1

3

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.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Barcelona
Milan
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.
2.number of billionaires

2

4

Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2020.
3.Global Cities Index

2.59

2.01

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, 2020.
4.has a stock exchange
Barcelona
Milan
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
5.is a capital city
Barcelona
Milan
National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
6.number of international organizations' headquarters

1

0

The number of international organizations indicates the international importance of a city. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

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