BostonNashville
Top 35%1,061 points
Top 35%
Top 40%976 points
Top 40%
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1.Population
2.Population density
3.Average temperature
4.Gross domestic product (GDP)
5.Rainy days
Key facts and figures
Population
Number of cities
LowMidHigh
Top 100%
265 cities
0 million - 1.92 million
NaN% of all citiesYes
No
0.62
million
0.60
million
Shanghai
23 million
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Boston vs Nashville: 31 facts in comparison

1. average maximum temperature

Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
15°C
Mecca: 38.10°C
21.20°C

2. rainy days

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
126
Osaka: 1
118.90

3. number of universities

Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
5
Tokyo: 185
17

4. average temperature

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
11°C
Mecca: 31.30°C
15.40°C

5. population density

Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, but the extent to which this is the case depends on factors like quality of housing and infrastructure and access to resources. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
4920 people/km²
Rovaniemi: 8.03 people/km²
460 people/km²

6. unemployment rate

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
7.10%
Port Louis: 0%
6.60%

7. population

Cities with bigger population usually offer better employment and entertainment opportunities. Big cities attract business, are trade and cultural centres and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
0.62 million
Shanghai: 23 million
0.60 million

8. gross domestic product (GDP)

The level of GDP shows how rich and productive the city is. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
313.69$ billion
New York: 1280$ billion
81$ billion

9. median age of population

Cities with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
37.10 years
Niamey: 15.2 years
34.20 years

10. sporting availability (stadiums, arenas, etc.)

With more large sport facilities (20,000 seats +), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2017.
3
London: 13
2

11. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Boston
Nashville
57% have it

12. a bike sharing system

Bike sharing system makes a city more cyclist friendly, shows city’s pro cyclist attitude and gives new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
Boston
30% have it

13. Big Mac Index

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, 2017.
4.07$
Agra: 1.89$
4.07$

14. UNESCO World Heritage landmarks

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, 2017.
0
Kyoto: 17
0

15. annual population growth

Population growth is the change in a population over time. The higher the growth the more dynamic society feels. Growth of population can be connected with economic, cultural and social development of the city, which attracts more and more people who want to live in it. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
0.90%
Shanghai: 22.15%
0.55%

16. average minimum temperature

It can get cold in winter but good for doing winter sports, particularly if there is snow. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
7°C
Ulan Bator: -7.01°C
9.70°C

17. number of airports

The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
5
London: 5
1

18. Didn't have a major natural disaster (tornado, earthquake, flood) during last 100 years

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
Boston
Nashville
28% have it

19. has a public health care

Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2017.
Boston
Nashville
79% have it

20. female population

There's an oversupply of female population which can be good for single men. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
50.80%
Riga: 55.60%
51.60%

21. level of corruption

Level of corruption indicates the effectiveness of law enforcement and transparency of making business. Source: Transparency International, 2017.
7.10
Wellington: 9.50
7.10

22. male population

There's an oversupply of male population which can be good for single women. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
49.20%
Doha: 67%
48.40%

23. number of theaters

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
7
Vienna: 108
10

24. number of corporate headquarters

The presence of corporate headquarters shows global economic significance and can offer employment opportunities. Source: CNNMoney, 2017.
1
Tokyo: 50
1

25. murder rate

Murder rate expresses number of murders per 100,000 inhabitants. Lower murder rate indicates safer city and better quality of living. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
0.12
Boston: 0.12
9

26. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
7
Moscow: 132
14

27. maximum income tax

Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
30.30%
Nashville: 0%
0%

28. Gambling is legal within the city

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Boston
69% have it

29. has river/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Boston
Nashville
75% have it

30. has a stock exchange

Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centres influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
Boston
57% have it

31. minimum income tax

Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
0%
Montpellier: 0%
0%

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