74points

Macao

87points

Singapore

Macao
Singapore
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45 facts in comparison

Macao vs Singapore

Macao
Singapore
74
points
Macao
87
points
Singapore

How does Macao compare to Singapore?

  • 1.5°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    33.8°Cvs32.3°C
  • 0.3°C higher average temperature
    ?

    29.5°Cvs29.2°C
  • 3.85$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    68.06$vs71.91$
  • 4 more universities
    ?

    12vs8
  • 49.56$ cheaper cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center
    ?

    1 985.65$vs2035.21$
  • 313.83$ higher average salary
    ?

    3 366.15$vs3052.32$
  • Has mountains nearby
    ?
  • 0.3 years younger population
    ?

    36.7 yearsvs37 years

How does Singapore compare to Macao?

  • 96.06% lower population density
    ?

    731.5 people/km²vs18568 people/km²
  • 0.1% lower unemployment rate
    ?

    1.9%vs2%
  • 4.61million more inhabitants
    ?

    5.18 millionvs0.5687 million
  • 278.48$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
    ?

    314.91$ billion vs36.43$ billion
  • A bike sharing system
    ?
  • 3 more museums
    ?

    18vs15
  • 0.07$ lower cost of one single transportation ticket
    ?

    1.29$vs1.36$
  • 1 more big sport facilities (stadiums, arenas, ect.)
    ?

    1vs0

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

18568 people/km²

731.5 people/km²

2.median age of population
?

Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Niamey

15.2 years

36.7 years

37 years

3.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

0.57 million

5.18 million

4.female population
?

The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; UNData, 2020.

Best

Riga

55.6%

47.6%

50.8%

5.male population
?

The percentage of male residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2020; UNData, 2020.

Best

Doha

67%

52.3%

49.2%

Quality of living

1.cost of a 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, 2020.

Best

Thimphu

92.5$

1 985.65$

2 035.21$

2.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.

Macao
Singapore
3.average salary
?

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

Best

Zurich

5 827.24$

3 366.15$

3 052.32$

4.gross domestic product (GDP)
?

The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) reflects the value and productivity of an economy. It measures the market value of all the final goods and services produced annually. To reflect the differences in the cost of living and inflation rates, we show the GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP). Sources: Wikipedia, CIA World Factbook, 2020.

Best

New York

1280$ billion

36.43$ billion

314.91$ billion

5.unemployment rate
?

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

Best

Port Louis

0%

2%

1.9%

6.VAT
?

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

Best

Nassau

0%

0%

7%

Environment

1.average temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

32°C

29.5°C

29.2°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

33.8°C

32.3°C

3.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, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Riyadh

28%

83%

84.2%

4.has a seaside beach
?

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

Macao
Singapore
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.

Macao
Singapore
6.has lake/s
?

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

Macao
Singapore

Leisure

1.number of museums
?

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

Best

London

240

15

18

2.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

3.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

0

1

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

Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

For example

Turin

Macao
Singapore
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

Macao
Singapore
6.is/was a host city of the FIFA World Cup
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020

For example

Toulouse

Macao
Singapore

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, 2020; city's public transport website, 2020.

Best

Baghdad

0$

68.06$

71.91$

2.Price of a 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, 2020.

Best

Colombo

0.1$

1.36$

1.29$

3.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.

Macao
Singapore
4.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
?

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.

Macao
Singapore
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

17

66

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

0

2

4.has a stock exchange
?

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

Macao
Singapore
5.is a capital city
?

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

Macao
Singapore
6.Gambling is legal within the city
?

Source: city's official website, 2020.

Macao
Singapore

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