Bruges
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Key facts and figures

Bruges: 30 facts and highlights

1. average maximum temperature

Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
13.7°C
Mecca: 38.2°C

2. average temperature

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
9.9°C
Mecca: 32°C

3. 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.
850 people/km²
Rovaniemi: 8.03 people/km²

4. unemployment rate

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
7.4%
Port Louis: 0%

5. population

Populous cities usually offer better employment opportunities and many entertainment options. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centres and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
0.11 million
Shanghai: 23 million

6. has lake/s

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

7. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
21
London: 240

8. 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.
1
Kyoto: 17

9. 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.
4.93$
Agra: 1.89$

10. possibility of drinking alcohol in public places

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, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Bruges
49% have it

11. 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.
8.8°C
Ulan Bator: -7.9°C

12. humidity rate

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, 2017; WMO, 2017.
83%
Riyadh: 28%

13. VAT

Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
21%
Nassau: 0%

14. 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.
1
London: 5

15. average salary

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
2462$
Zurich: 5827.24$

16. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Bruges
55% have it

17. 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.
Bruges
79% have it

18. female population

The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; UNData, 2017.
53%
Riga: 55.6%

19. level of corruption

Level of corruption indicates the effectiveness of law enforcement and transparency of making business. Source: Transparency International, 2017.
7.5
Wellington: 9.5

20. male population

The percentage of male residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; UNData, 2017.
47%
Doha: 67%

21. number of international embassies

The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2017.
7
Brussels: 200

22. Facebook users

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, 2017.
45%
Accra: 85.05%

23. maximum income tax

Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
50%
Nashville: 0%

24. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
6
Moscow: 132

25. number of public WiFi spots

City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider access to Internet. Source: city's official website, 2017.
27
St. Petersburg: 696

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