vs
Guayaquil
Quito
Top 41%2,965 points
Top 41%
Top 36%3,217 points
Top 36%
Key facts and figures

Guayaquil vs Quito: 35 facts in comparison

1. average maximum temperature

Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; WMO, 2018.
30°C
Mecca: 38.2°C
20.9°C

2. average temperature

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; WMO, 2018.
26°C
Mecca: 32°C
16.3°C

3. has a seaside beach

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
45% have it

4. 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, 2018.
7345 people/km²
Rovaniemi: 8.03 people/km²
690 people/km²

5. number of universities

Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
8
Tokyo: 185
11

6. unemployment rate

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official stats, 2018.
8.3%
Port Louis: 0%
5.2%

7. 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, 2018.
2.5 million
Shanghai: 23 million
2.24 million

8. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
58% have it

9. gross domestic product (GDP)

The level of GDP shows how rich and productive the city is. Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
51$ billion
New York: 1280$ billion
14.7$ billion

10. 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, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
53% have it

11. 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, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
50% have it

12. 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, 2018.
0
Kyoto: 17
1

13. 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, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
33% have it

14. income inequalities

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, 2018.
0.49
Beijing: 0.22
0.49

15. female population

The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; UNData, 2018.
50.8%
Riga: 55.6%
50.5%

16. average minimum temperature

It can get cold in winter but good for doing winter sports, particularly if there is snow. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; WMO, 2018.
22°C
Ulan Bator: -7.9°C
11.7°C

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, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
80% have it

18. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
55% have it

19. 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, 2018.
1
London: 5
1

20. VAT

Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
12%
Nassau: 0%
12%

21. maximum income tax

Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
35%
Nashville: 0%
35%

22. level of corruption

Level of corruption indicates the effectiveness of law enforcement and transparency of making business. Source: Transparency International, 2018.
2.7
Wellington: 9.5
2.7

23. 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, 2018.
33.36%
Accra: 85.05%
33.36%

24. male population

The percentage of male residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; UNData, 2018.
49.2%
Doha: 67%
49.5%

25. is a capital city

The status of a capital city indicates a great importance of a city for its country, especially for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
Guayaquil
Quito
53% have it

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