59points

Lyon

74points

Montpellier

Lyon
Montpellier
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Lyon vs Montpellier

Lyon
Montpellier
59
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Lyon
74
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Montpellier

How does Lyon compare to Montpellier?

  • 4.5% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    9.8%vs14.3%
  • 0.21million more inhabitants
    ?

    0.48 millionvs0.27 million
  • 668.28$ higher average salary
    ?

    2 505.00$vs1836.72$
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • 31 more museums
    ?

    39vs8
  • 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

How does Montpellier compare to Lyon?

  • 3.3°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    20.2°Cvs16.9°C
  • 3°C higher average temperature
    ?

    15.5°Cvs12.5°C
  • 12.7$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    55.9$vs68.6$
  • 53.49% lower population density
    ?

    4651 people/km²vs10000 people/km²
  • Has a seaside beach
    ?
  • 0.27% higher population growth rate
    ?

    0.97%vs0.7%
  • Has a stock exchange
    ?

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

10000 people/km²

4651 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

0.48 million

0.27 million

3.annual population growth rate
?

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, 2020.

Best

Shanghai

22.15%

0.7%

0.97%

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, 2020.

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, 2020.

Lyon
Montpellier
2.average salary
?

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

Best

Zurich

5 827.24$

2 505.00$

1 836.72$

3.unemployment rate
?

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.

Best

Port Louis

0%

9.8%

14.3%

4.number of universities
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Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Tokyo

185

3

3

5.VAT
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The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Nassau

0%

19%

19%

6.maximum income tax
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Nashville

0%

75%

75%

Environment

1.average temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

32°C

12.5°C

15.5°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

16.9°C

20.2°C

3.has a seaside beach
?

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

Lyon
Montpellier
4.has mountains nearby
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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.

Lyon
Montpellier
5.has lake/s
?

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

Lyon
Montpellier
6.average minimum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Ulan Bator

-7.9°C

8.1°C

10.8°C

Leisure

1.number of public Wi-Fi spots
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City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider internet access. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Best

St. Petersburg

696

47

25

2.number of museums
?

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

Best

London

240

39

8

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, 2020.

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, 2020.

Best

London

13

1

1

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket
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Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's public transport website, 2020.

Best

Baghdad

0$

68.6$

55.9$

2.a bike sharing system
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Bike sharing system makes a city more cyclist friendly, shows city’s pro cyclist attitude and gives new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Lyon
Montpellier
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, 2020.

Best

London

5

1

1

General info

1.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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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.

Lyon
Montpellier
2.number of billionaires
?

Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2020.

Best

New York

103

1

0

3.has a stock exchange
?

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

Lyon
Montpellier
4.Gambling is legal within the city
?

Source: city's official website, 2020.

Lyon
Montpellier

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