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London
San Diego
Top 1%2,387 points
Top 1%
Top 41%1,411 points
Top 41%
Key facts and figures

London vs San Diego: 47 facts in comparison

1. average maximum temperature

Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; WMO, 2018.
15.2°C
Mecca: 38.2°C
22.2°C

2. average temperature

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; WMO, 2018.
11°C
Mecca: 32°C
18.8°C

3. has a seaside beach

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
London
San Diego
45% have it

4. number of universities

Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
21
Tokyo: 185
19

5. 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.
5518 people/km²
Rovaniemi: 8.03 people/km²
1545 people/km²

6. cost of the monthly public transport ticket

Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's public transport website, 2018.
166.41$
Baghdad: 0$
72$

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.
8.6 million
Shanghai: 23 million
1.39 million

8. unemployment rate

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official stats, 2018.
8.1%
Port Louis: 0%
7%

9. has lake/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
London
San Diego
58% have it

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.
London
San Diego
53% have it

11. gross domestic product (GDP)

The level of GDP shows how rich and productive the city is. Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
565$ billion
New York: 1280$ billion
146$ billion

12. 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, 2018.
13
London: 13
3

13. median age of population

Cities with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official stats, 2018.
36.4 years
Niamey: 15.2 years
32 years

14. 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.
4
Kyoto: 17
0

15. 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.
London
San Diego
50% have it

16. 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.
London
San Diego
33% have it

17. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official website, 2018.
240
London: 240
24

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

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, 2018.
2145.13$
Thimphu: 92.5$
1826.05$

19. female population

The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2018; UNData, 2018.
51.1%
Riga: 55.6%
49.8%

20. Big Mac Index

The Big Mac Index is published by The Economist as an informal way of measuring the purchasing power parity (PPP) between two currencies. The Big Mac PPP exchange rate between two countries is obtained by dividing the price of a Big Mac in one country (in its currency) by the price of a Big Mac in another country (in its currency). Source: Economist, 2018.
4.93$
Agra: 1.89$
4.07$

21. 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.
7.5°C
Ulan Bator: -7.9°C
15.4°C

22. average salary

Source: Wikipedia, 2018; city's official stats, 2018.
2773$
Zurich: 5827.24$
3893.89$

23. lower cost of one single transportation ticket

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, 2018.
3.2$
Colombo: 0.1$
2.5$

24. 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.
London
San Diego
80% have it

25. is a site of pilgrimage for world religion

Indicates that the city is an important religious centre. Source: Wikipedia, 2018.
London
San Diego
9% have it

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