67points

Barcelona

76points

Vienna

Barcelona
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84 facts in comparison

Barcelona vs Vienna

Barcelona
Vienna

How does Barcelona compare to Vienna?

  • 5.4°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    21.2°Cvs15.8°C
  • 6°C higher average temperature
    ?

    17.3°Cvs11.3°C
  • 7.09$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    47.21$vs54.3$
  • Has a seaside beach
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  • 0.28$ cheaper rent for a one-bedroom apartment
    ?

    1 055.80$vs1056.08$
  • 5 more universities
    ?

    23vs18
  • 7 more landmarks from UNESCO World Heritage list
    ?

    9vs2
  • 0.32$ lower average price of milk (1 liter)
    ?

    1.02$vs1.34$

How does Vienna compare to Barcelona?

  • 74.84% lower population density
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    4000 people/km²vs15900 people/km²
  • 4.08% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    8.2%vs12.28%
  • 859.63$ higher average salary
    ?

    2 683.65$vs1824.02$
  • 0.26million more inhabitants
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    1.88 millionvs1.62 million
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • 37.5$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
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    122$ billion vs84.5$ billion
  • 14 more museums
    ?

    100vs86
  • Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
    ?

User reviews

Overall Rating

Barcelona
10.0
3 User reviews
Barcelona
10.0/10
3 User reviews
Vienna
8.2
5 User reviews
Vienna
8.2/10
5 User reviews

Features

Safety

10.0/10
3 votes
8.6/10
5 votes

Walkability

8.7/10
3 votes
7.2/10
5 votes

Job opportunities

10.0/10
3 votes
6.5/10
4 votes

Public transport

9.0/10
3 votes
8.4/10
5 votes

Food and drink

10.0/10
3 votes
7.6/10
5 votes

Comments

Robert

Robert

2 months ago

10 / 10

La mejor ciudad del mundo.

Robert

Robert

2 months ago

10 / 10

1 users found this helpful
Lukas

Lukas

1 month ago

10 / 10

Die schönste Stadt der Welt meines Erachtens.

Lukas

Lukas

1 month ago

10 / 10

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

Pros

  • Essen
  • Gastfreundlichkeit
  • Atraktionen

Cons

    1 users found this helpful
    Miquel

    Miquel

    1 month ago

    10 / 10

    Es lo mas seguro y bonito que uno puede necesitar.

    Miquel

    Miquel

    1 month ago

    10 / 10

    Pros

    • Calida
    • Bonita
    • Segura
    • Playa
    • Montaña

    Cons

    • Mal transito
    • Mucho turismo
    0 users found this helpful

    Demographics

    1.population density

    15900 people/km²

    4000 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, 2022.
    2.population

    1.62 million

    1.88 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, 2022.
    3.median age of population

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    42.6 years

    Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    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, 2022.
    The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; UNData, 2022.
    The percentage of male residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; UNData, 2022.
    More people from abroad residing in the city provides a multicultural environment and may show how attractive it is for foreigners.
    8.single population

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Vienna)

    Bigger single population indicates that living alone in the city is easier and more affordable. It's also usually connected with better night life and dating possibilities. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official stats, 2022.
    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, 2022.

    Quality of living

    Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official stats, 2022.
    2.has public health care
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2022.
    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, 2022.
    4.average salary

    1 824.02$

    2 683.65$

    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official stats, 2022.
    Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    6.gross domestic product (GDP)

    84.5$ billion

    122$ 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, 2022.
    7.income inequalities

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    0.29

    The Gini coefficient is a measure of dispersion, in this case used to show the variation in income. A Gini coefficient of zero expresses perfect equality. A Gini coefficient of one expresses maximal inequality. Lower income inequalities indicate a more equal distribution of wealth and better opportunities for the average citizen. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    8.VAT

    21%

    20%

    The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    9.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, 2022.

    Environment

    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; WMO, 2022.
    2.average temperature

    17.3°C

    11.3°C

    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; WMO, 2022.
    3.has a seaside beach
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official website, 2022.
    4.has lake/s
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official website, 2022.
    5.has mountains nearby
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    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, 2022; city's official website, 2022.
    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; WMO, 2022.
    Source: city's official website, 2022.
    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, 2022; WMO, 2022.
    9.has river/s
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official website, 2022.

    Leisure

    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official website, 2022.
    With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2022.
    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, 2022.
    4.number of theaters

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    108

    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official website, 2022.
    City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider internet access. Source: city's official website, 2022.
    6.number of cinemas

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    38

    Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official website, 2022.
    It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    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.
    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, 2022.

    Transportation

    Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's public transport website, 2022.
    2.has a bike-sharing system
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    A bike-sharing system makes a city more eco-friendly, shows the city’s pro cycling attitude, and provides new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    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, 2022.
    The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    5.average commuting time

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Vienna)

    Cities with shorter average commuting time have usually better organized public transportation system which allows citizens to waste less time in a traffic. Source: Wikipedia, 2022; city's official stats, 2022.
    6.length of subway per 100,000 inhabitants

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    4.43km

    The subway rate or number of kilometers of subway per number of inhabitants indicates how well developed the subway network is. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    7.Commuter Pain Index

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Vienna)

    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, 2022.
    8.total length of bike paths

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Barcelona)

    1 005km

    More bike paths gives more opportunities for cyclist, makes a city more eco friendly and helps to reduce traffic jams. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    9.distance from capital

    505km

    Unknown. Help us by suggesting a value. (Vienna)

    A city located near to the country capital may provide more possibilities. Some people love to visit or live in a quiet city, but also want to enjoy the variety of entertainment options or job opportunities that a capital city may offer.

    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, 2022; city's official website, 2022.
    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, 2022.
    Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2022.
    4.total surface

    101.9 km²

    414 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, 2022.
    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, 2022.
    7.has a stock exchange
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.
    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.
    9.is a capital city
    Barcelona
    Vienna
    National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2022.

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