63points

Kuala Lumpur

46points

Yangon

Kuala Lumpur
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28 facts in comparison

Kuala Lumpur vs Yangon

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
63
points
Kuala Lumpur
46
points
Yangon

How does Kuala Lumpur compare to Yangon?

  • 0.4°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    32.4°Cvs32°C
  • 0.8°C higher average temperature
    ?

    27.8°Cvs27°C
  • 64.49% lower population density
    ?

    2592 people/km²vs7300 people/km²
  • Has a public health care
    ?
  • Has smoking ban in public places
    ?
  • 4 more billionaires from annual Forbes report residing within the city
    ?

    4vs0
  • 63 more embassies
    ?

    63vs0
  • 6 more prestigious think tanks
    ?

    6vs0

How does Yangon compare to Kuala Lumpur?

  • 20 more universities
    ?

    36vs16
  • 2.72million more inhabitants
    ?

    4.35 millionvs1.627 million
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
    ?
  • 1 more big sport facilities (stadiums, arenas, ect.)
    ?

    3vs2
  • 0.2°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    23°Cvs23.2°C
  • Gambling is legal within the city
    ?

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

2592 people/km²

7300 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

1.63 million

4.35 million

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.

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
2.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

16

36

Environment

1.average temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

32°C

27.8°C

27°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

32.4°C

32°C

3.has a seaside beach
?

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

For example

San Jose, CA, United States

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
4.has lake/s
?

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

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
5.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.

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
6.average minimum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Ulan Bator

-7.9°C

23.2°C

23°C

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

2

3

3.is a site of pilgrimage for world religion
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It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

For example

Luang Prabang

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
4.is/was a host city of the Olympics
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

For example

Turin

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
5.is/was a host city of the CSD
?

Christopher Street Day is an annual European LGBT celebration and demonstration held in various cities across Europe for the rights of LGBT people, and against discrimination and exclusion. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

For example

Dresden

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
6.is/was a host city of the FIFA World Cup
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020

For example

Toulouse

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon

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.

For example

San Jose, CA, United States

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
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

2

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.

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
2.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, 2020.

Best

Brussels

200

63

0

3.research institutions and think tanks
?

A think tank (or policy institute) is an organization that conducts research and engages in advocacy in areas such as social policy, political strategy, economics, military, technology issues and in the creative and cultural field. The number of important think tanks can indicate innovativeness and competitiveness of a city. Source: Brookings, 2020.

Best

Moscow

112

6

0

4.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

0

5.has a stock exchange
?

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

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon
6.is a capital city
?

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

Kuala Lumpur
Yangon

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