71points

Marrakesh

74points

Rabat

Marrakesh
Rabat
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42 facts in comparison

Marrakesh vs Rabat

Marrakesh
Rabat
71
points
Marrakesh
74
points
Rabat

How does Marrakesh compare to Rabat?

  • 5°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    27.7°Cvs22.7°C
  • 3.5°C higher average temperature
    ?

    20.8°Cvs17.3°C
  • 10.75$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    12.28$vs23.03$
  • 46.91$ higher average salary
    ?

    494.75$vs447.84$
  • Has lake/s
    ?
  • Has mountains nearby
    ?
  • 0.2$ lower cost of one single transportation ticket
    ?

    0.41$vs0.61$
  • 4 more big sports facilities (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
    ?

    6vs2

How does Rabat compare to Marrakesh?

  • Has a seaside beach
    ?
  • 5 more universities
    ?

    6vs1
  • 0.96million more inhabitants
    ?

    1.89 millionvs0.93 million
  • 84.62$ cheaper cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center
    ?

    341.21$vs425.83$
  • 4 more museums
    ?

    7vs3
  • 2.1°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    11.9°Cvs14°C
  • Has smoking ban in closed public spaces
    ?
  • 3 more landmarks from UNESCO World Heritage list
    ?

    3vs0

Demographics

1.population

0.93 million

1.89 million

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.
2.median age of population

27.3 years

27.3 years

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

50.7%

50.7%

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

49.2%

49.2%

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

Quality of living

1.unemployment rate

8.9%

8.9%

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

1

6

Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
3.cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center

425.83$

341.21$

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.
4.average salary

494.75$

447.84$

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.
5.has a public health care
Marrakesh
Rabat
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.
6.VAT

20%

20%

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

Environment

1.average maximum temperature

27.7°C

22.7°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.
2.average temperature

20.8°C

17.3°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.
3.has a seaside beach
Marrakesh
Rabat
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
4.has lake/s
Marrakesh
Rabat
Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.has mountains nearby
Marrakesh
Rabat
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.
6.average minimum temperature

14°C

11.9°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Leisure

1.number of museums

3

7

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
2.sports facilities (stadiums, arenas with 20,000+ seats)

6

2

With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2020.
3.UNESCO World Heritage landmarks

0

3

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.
4.number of theaters

3

2

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
5.number of cinemas

2

2

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.
6.is a site of pilgrimage for world religion
Marrakesh
Rabat
It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket

12.28$

23.03$

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.
2.has a bike-sharing system
Marrakesh
Rabat
A bike-sharing system makes a city more eco-friendly, shows the city’s pro cycling attitude, and provides new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
3.price of a single transportation ticket

0.41$

0.61$

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.
4.number of airports

1

1

The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

General info

1.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Marrakesh
Rabat
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.
2.research institutions and think tanks

11

11

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.
3.has a stock exchange
Marrakesh
Rabat
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
4.is a capital city
Marrakesh
Rabat
National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
5.Gambling is legal within the city
Marrakesh
Rabat
Source: city's official website, 2020.

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