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Dar es Salaam

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Dar es Salaam review: 43 facts and highlights

Dar es Salaam
Dar es Salaam
68
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Why is Dar es Salaam better than the average?

  • Average maximum temperature
    31.8°Cvs22.66°C
  • Average temperature
    27.1°Cvs17.99°C
  • Population density
    2010 people/km²vs3894.7 people/km²
  • Cost of the monthly public transport ticket
    40.23$vs49.05$
  • Population
    3.5 millionvs1.53 million
  • Sporting availability (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
    2vs1.59
  • cheaper cost of one-bedroom apartment in the city center
    513.58$vs815.65$
  • Income inequalities
    0.36vs0.41

Key facts and figures

Demographics

1.population density

2010 people/km²

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, 2019.

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8.03 people/km²

2.population

3.5 million

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, 2019.

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Shanghai

23 million

3.annual population growth

4.39%

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, 2019.

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22.15%

4.Facebook users

20.54%

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, 2019.

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85.05%

Quality of living

1.has a public health care
Dar es Salaam

Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2019.

2. cheaper cost of one-bedroom apartment in the city center

513.58$

The average price of a single-bedroom apartment located in the city center shows how much of your salary would be allocated in rent expenses, and is an indicator of the cost of living of the city. Source: numbeo.com, 2019.

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Thimphu

92.5$

3.income inequalities

0.36

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, 2019.

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Beijing

0.22

4.number of universities

7

Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

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185

5.gross domestic product (GDP)

9.33$ billion

The level of GDP shows how rich and productive the city is. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

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1280$ billion

6. lower average price of a litre of milk

1.36$

This can help estimate the average cost of groceries and the overall cost of living of the city. An average cheaper litre of milk may mean that the city is less expensive to live in. Source: numbeo.com, 2019.

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Environment

1.average temperature

27.1°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; WMO, 2019.

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32°C

2.average maximum temperature

31.8°C

Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2019; WMO, 2019.

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38.2°C

3.has a seaside beach
Dar es Salaam

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

4.has smoking ban in public places
Dar es Salaam

Source: city's official website, 2019.

For example

Ubud

5.has mountains nearby
Dar es Salaam

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, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

For example

Kyoto

6.has lake/s
Dar es Salaam

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Leisure

1.UNESCO World Heritage landmarks

0

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, 2019.

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Kyoto

17

2.number of museums

3

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

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240

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

2

With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2019.

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13

Transportation

1.Tek kişilik ulaşım bileti

0.22$

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, 2019.

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0.1$

2.cost of the monthly public transport ticket

40.23$

Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's public transport website, 2019.

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3.number of airports

1

The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

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5

General info

1.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Dar es Salaam

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, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

2.number of international embassies

23

The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2019.

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200

3.number of billionaires

0

Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2019.

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82

4.level of corruption

3

Level of corruption indicates the effectiveness of law enforcement and transparency of making business. Source: Transparency International, 2019.

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9.5

5.has a stock exchange
Dar es Salaam

Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centres influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

6.number of corporate headquarters

0

The presence of corporate headquarters shows global economic significance and can offer employment opportunities. Source: CNNMoney, 2019.

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Tokyo

50

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