74points

Chiang Mai

62points

Pattaya

Chiang Mai
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Chiang Mai vs Pattaya

Chiang Mai
Pattaya
74
points
Chiang Mai
62
points
Pattaya

How does Chiang Mai compare to Pattaya?

  • 1.2°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    32.5°Cvs31.3°C
  • 21.55% lower population density
    ?

    3687 people/km²vs4700 people/km²
  • 2 more universities
    ?

    6vs4
  • 0.05million more inhabitants
    ?

    0.15 millionvs0.1 million
  • Has mountains nearby
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  • 3.2°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    21.8°Cvs25°C
  • 6% smaller humidity rate
    ?

    70.9%vs76.9%
  • 1 more airports
    ?

    1vs0

How does Pattaya compare to Chiang Mai?

  • 0.9°C higher average temperature
    ?

    28.1°Cvs27.2°C
  • 11.31$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    17.7$vs29.01$
  • 26.5% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    0.5%vs27%
  • Has a seaside beach
    ?
  • 30.63$ higher average salary
    ?

    399$vs368.37$
  • 4 more museums
    ?

    11vs7
  • 20 more public Wi-Fi spots
    ?

    26vs6

Demographics

1.population density
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Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, but this becomes an issue if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Rovaniemi

8.03 people/km²

3687 people/km²

4700 people/km²

2.population
?

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.

Best

Mumbai

24.4 million

0.15 million

0.1 million

3.Facebook users
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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.

Best

Accra

85.05%

26.6%

26.6%

Quality of living

1.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, 2020.

Chiang Mai
Pattaya
2.average salary
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.

Best

Zurich

5 827.24$

368.37$

399$

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

Best

Port Louis

0%

27%

0.5%

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

Best

Nassau

0%

7%

7%

5.number of universities
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Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Tokyo

185

6

4

6.maximum income tax
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Nashville

0%

37%

37%

Environment

1.average temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

32°C

27.2°C

28.1°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

32.5°C

31.3°C

3.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, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Riyadh

28%

70.9%

76.9%

4.has a seaside beach
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Chiang Mai
Pattaya
5.has mountains nearby
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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.

Chiang Mai
Pattaya
6.has lake/s
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Chiang Mai
Pattaya

Leisure

1.number of public Wi-Fi spots
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City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider internet access. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Best

St. Petersburg

696

6

26

2.number of museums
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Best

London

240

7

11

3.number of cinemas
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Best

Berlin

300

9

8

4.UNESCO World Heritage landmarks
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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.

Best

Kyoto

17

0

0

5.sporting availability (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
?

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

Best

London

13

0

0

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket
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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.

Best

Baghdad

0$

29.01$

17.7$

2.number of airports
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The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

London

5

1

0

3.length of subway per 100,000 inhabitants
?

The subway rate or number of kilometers of subway per number of inhabitants indicates how well developed the subway network is. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Glasgow

17km

0km

0km

General info

1.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, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Chiang Mai
Pattaya
2.number of international embassies
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The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Best

Brussels

200

17

9

3.number of billionaires
?

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

Best

New York

103

0

0

4.has a stock exchange
?

Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Chiang Mai
Pattaya

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