Luang Prabang
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Key facts and figures

Luang Prabang: 30 facts and highlights

1. average maximum temperature

Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
31.1°C
Mecca: 38.2°C

2. number of universities

Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
1
Tokyo: 185

3. average temperature

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
24.4°C
Mecca: 32°C

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, 2017.
22 people/km²
Rovaniemi: 8.03 people/km²

5. 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, 2017.
0.05 million
Shanghai: 23 million

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

With more large sport facilities (20,000 seats +), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2017.
0
London: 13

7. number of museums

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
4
London: 240

8. 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, 2017.
1
Kyoto: 17

9. 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, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Luang Prabang
49% have it

10. average minimum temperature

It can get cold in winter but good for doing winter sports, particularly if there is snow. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
20.1°C
Ulan Bator: -7.9°C

11. 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, 2017; WMO, 2017.
82.8%
Riyadh: 28%

12. VAT

Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
10%
Nassau: 0%

13. 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, 2017.
1
London: 5

14. has smoking ban in public places

Source: city's official website, 2017.
Luang Prabang
55% have it

15. is a site of pilgrimage for world religion

Indicates that the city is an important religious centre. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
Luang Prabang
8% have it

16. level of corruption

Level of corruption indicates the effectiveness of law enforcement and transparency of making business. Source: Transparency International, 2017.
2.2
Wellington: 9.5

17. number of corporate headquarters

The presence of corporate headquarters shows global economic significance and can offer employment opportunities. Source: CNNMoney, 2017.
0
Tokyo: 50

18. 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, 2017.
1
Brussels: 200

19. 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, 2017.
4.2%
Accra: 85.05%

20. number of theaters

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
3
Vienna: 108

21. maximum income tax

Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
24%
Nashville: 0%

22. number of cinemas

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
1
Moscow: 132

23. number of public WiFi spots

City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider access to Internet. Source: city's official website, 2017.
22
St. Petersburg: 696

24. ethnic groups

More different ethnic groups are the source of more diverse society but also give higher possibility of social tensions. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
12
Shenzhen: 56

25. has river/s

Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
Luang Prabang
76% have it

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