56points

Lyon

77points

Marseille

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Lyon vs Marseille

Lyon
Marseille
56
points
Lyon
77
points
Marseille

How does Lyon compare to Marseille?

  • 3.1% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    9.8%vs12.9%
  • 588.42$ higher average salary
    ?

    2 505$vs1916.58$
  • 2.7°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    8.1°Cvs10.8°C
  • 1 more landmarks from UNESCO World Heritage list
    ?

    1vs0
  • 1 more billionaires from annual Forbes report residing within the city
    ?

    1vs0
  • 0.43% higher population growth rate
    ?

    0.7%vs0.27%

How does Marseille compare to Lyon?

  • 3.8°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    20.7°Cvs16.9°C
  • 3.3°C higher average temperature
    ?

    15.8°Cvs12.5°C
  • 64.65% lower population density
    ?

    3535 people/km²vs10000 people/km²
  • 27.12$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    41.48$vs68.6$
  • Has a seaside beach
    ?
  • 2 more universities
    ?

    5vs3
  • 0.38million more inhabitants
    ?

    0.86 millionvs0.48 million
  • Has lake/s
    ?

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, 2019.

Best

Rovaniemi

8.03 people/km²

10000 people/km²

3535 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 centres and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

Mumbai

24.4 million

0.48 million

0.86 million

3.annual population growth rate
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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, 2019.

Best

Shanghai

22.15%

0.7%

0.27%

4.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, 2019.

Best

Accra

85.05%

37.5%

37.5%

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, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille
2.unemployment rate
?

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official stats, 2019.

Best

Port Louis

0%

9.8%

12.9%

3.average salary
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official stats, 2019.

Best

Zurich

5 827.24$

2 505$

1 916.58$

4.VAT
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The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

Nassau

0%

19%

19%

5.number of universities
?

Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

Tokyo

185

3

5

6.maximum income tax
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019.

Best

Nashville

0%

75%

75%

Environment

1.average temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; WMO, 2019.

Best

Mecca

32°C

12.5°C

15.8°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; WMO, 2019.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

16.9°C

20.7°C

3.has a seaside beach
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille
4.has smoking ban in public places
?

Source: city's official website, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille
5.has lake/s
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille
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, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille

Leisure

1.number of museums
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Best

London

240

9

9

2.number of public WiFi spots
?

City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider access to Internet. Source: city's official website, 2019.

Best

St. Petersburg

696

47

65

3.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, 2019.

Best

Kyoto

17

1

0

4.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, 2019.

Best

London

13

1

1

Transportation

1.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, 2019; city's public transport website, 2019.

Best

Baghdad

0$

68.6$

41.48$

2.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, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille
3.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, 2019.

Best

London

5

1

1

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, 2019; city's official website, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille
2.level of corruption
?

Level of corruption indicates the effectiveness of law enforcement and transparency of making business. Source: Transparency International, 2019.

Best

Wellington

9.5

7

7

3.number of billionaires
?

Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2019.

Best

New York

103

1

0

4.Gambling is legal within the city
?

Source: city's official website, 2019.

Lyon
Marseille

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