62points

Beirut

82points

Rio de Janeiro

Beirut
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29 facts in comparison

Beirut vs Rio de Janeiro

Beirut
Rio de Janeiro

How does Beirut compare to Rio de Janeiro?

  • 1.9% lower unemployment rate
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    10%vs11.9%
  • 6 more universities
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    17vs11
  • 3.8°C lower average minimum temperature
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    17.2°Cvs21°C
  • Has smoking ban in closed public spaces
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  • 7.5% lower maximum income tax
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    20%vs27.5%
  • 0.9% higher proportion of women
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    54.1%vs53.2%
  • Is a capital city
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  • Gambling is legal within the city
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How does Rio de Janeiro compare to Beirut?

  • 3°C higher average maximum temperature
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    27.2°Cvs24.2°C
  • 3.4°C higher average temperature
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    24.1°Cvs20.7°C
  • Has lake/s
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  • 165.94$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
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    169.51$ billion vs3.57$ billion
  • Has a bike-sharing system
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  • 3 more big sports facilities (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
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    5vs2
  • 1 more airports
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    2vs1
  • 3 more billionaires from annual Forbes report residing within the city
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    6vs3

Demographics

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.

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
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2021.
Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
4.gross domestic product (GDP)

3.57$ billion

169.51$ 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.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.

Environment

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
2.average temperature

20.7°C

24.1°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
3.has a seaside beach
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
4.has lake/s
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
5.has mountains nearby
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
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.
8.has river/s
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Leisure

With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021
3.is/was a host city of the Olympics
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
4.is/was a host city of the CSD
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
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

1.has a bike-sharing system
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
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.
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.
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, 2021.
4.has a stock exchange
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
5.is a capital city
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
The number of international organizations indicates the international importance of a city. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
7.Gambling is legal within the city
Beirut
Rio de Janeiro
Source: city's official website, 2021.

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