68points

Guangzhou

100points

Tokyo

Guangzhou
Tokyo
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33 facts in comparison

Guangzhou vs Tokyo

Guangzhou
Tokyo
68
points
Guangzhou
100
points
Tokyo

How does Guangzhou compare to Tokyo?

  • 6.4°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    26.3°Cvs19.9°C
  • 6.2°C higher average temperature
    ?

    22.6°Cvs16.4°C
  • 71.53% lower population density
    ?

    1708 people/km²vs6000 people/km²
  • 2.18% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    2.42%vs4.6%
  • Has mountains nearby
    ?
  • 1 more big sport facilities (stadiums, arenas, ect.)
    ?

    6vs5
  • 1.81$ cheaper Big Macs (Big Mac Index)
    ?

    2.27$vs4.08$
  • 14.03% higher population growth rate
    ?

    14.8%vs0.77%

How does Tokyo compare to Guangzhou?

  • Has a seaside beach
    ?
  • 103 more universities
    ?

    185vs82
  • 0.4million more inhabitants
    ?

    13.18 millionvs12.78 million
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • 563.9$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
    ?

    910.9$ billion vs347$ billion
  • 6°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    12.9°Cvs18.9°C
  • Has smoking ban in public places
    ?
  • 12% lower VAT
    ?

    5%vs17%

Demographics

1.population density
?

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

1708 people/km²

6000 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

12.78 million

13.18 million

3.annual population growth rate
?

The average population growth rate reflects the annual increase or decrease in population. Currently, the world’s population is growing at a rate of approximately 1.07% per year. The higher the growth, the more dynamic society feels. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Shanghai

22.15%

14.8%

0.77%

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.

Guangzhou
Tokyo
2.gross domestic product (GDP)
?

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, 2020.

Best

New York

1280$ billion

347$ billion

910.9$ billion

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%

2.42%

4.6%

4.VAT
?

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

Best

Nassau

0%

17%

5%

5.number of universities
?

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

Best

Tokyo

185

82

185

6.maximum income tax
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Nashville

0%

45%

40%

Environment

1.average temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

32°C

22.6°C

16.4°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

26.3°C

19.9°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%

77.5%

61.9%

4.has a seaside beach
?

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

Guangzhou
Tokyo
5.has lake/s
?

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

Guangzhou
Tokyo
6.has mountains nearby
?

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.

Guangzhou
Tokyo

Leisure

1.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, 2020.

Best

Kyoto

17

0

0

2.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

6

5

3.is/was a host city of the Olympics
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Guangzhou
Tokyo
4.is/was a host city of the Grand Slam
?

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

Guangzhou
Tokyo

Transportation

1.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, 2020.

Guangzhou
Tokyo
2.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, 2020.

Best

London

5

1

2

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.

Guangzhou
Tokyo
2.Global Cities Index
?

The Global Cities Index is unique in that it measures global engagement of cities across five dimensions: business activity, human capital, information exchange, cultural experience and political engagement. Source: ATKearney, 2020.

Best

New York

6.35

0.82

4.99

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

4

11

4.has a stock exchange
?

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

Guangzhou
Tokyo
5.is a capital city
?

National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Guangzhou
Tokyo
6.Gambling is legal within the city
?

Source: city's official website, 2020.

Guangzhou
Tokyo

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