83points

Muscat

84points

Rome

Muscat
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43 facts in comparison

Muscat vs Rome

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How does Muscat compare to Rome?

  • 10.5°C higher average maximum temperature
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    32.4°Cvs21.9°C
  • 11.6°C higher average temperature
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    28.6°Cvs17°C
  • 90.6% lower population density
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    209.91 people/km²vs2232 people/km²
  • 6.23$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
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    35.08$vs41.31$
  • 503.86$ cheaper rent for a one-bedroom apartment
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    627.25$vs1131.11$
  • 177.27$ higher average salary
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    1 873.06$vs1695.79$
  • 20.8 years younger population
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    23 yearsvs43.8 years
  • 0.47$ lower cost of one single transportation ticket
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    1.3$vs1.77$

How does Rome compare to Muscat?

  • 6 more universities
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    11vs5
  • 2.14million more inhabitants
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    2.87 millionvs0.73 million
  • 138.48$ billion higher GDP (PPP)
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    144$ billion vs5.52$ billion
  • Has a bike-sharing system
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  • Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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  • 12.7°C lower average minimum temperature
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    12.1°Cvs24.8°C
  • 5 more landmarks from UNESCO World Heritage list
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    5vs0
  • 1 more airports
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    2vs1

User reviews

Overall Rating

Muscat
10.0
1 User reviews
Muscat
10.0/10
1 User reviews
Rome
8.3
3 User reviews
Rome
8.3/10
3 User reviews

Features

Safety

10.0/10
1 votes
8.0/10
3 votes

Walkability

9.0/10
1 votes
8.3/10
3 votes

Job opportunities

10.0/10
1 votes
7.3/10
3 votes

Public transport

10.0/10
1 votes
6.3/10
3 votes

Food and drink

10.0/10
1 votes
10.0/10
3 votes

Comments

abinav

abinav

1 month ago

10 / 10

muscat is better than Mumbai, Mumbai is slum

abinav

abinav

1 month ago

10 / 10

day and night are almost equal in muscat full of lights in the street 0 slums 0% poverty luxury big malls one of the best beaches in the world muscat ranked safest city in the world

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Demographics

1.population density

209.91 people/km²

2232 people/km²

Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, which can be a problem if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
2.population

0.73 million

2.87 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, 2021.
3.median age of population

23 years

43.8 years

Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
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, 2021.
The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; UNData, 2021.
The percentage of male residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; UNData, 2021.

Quality of living

1.has public health care
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Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2021.
The average rent of a single-bedroom apartment located in the city center. This indicates how much of your salary would be allocated to rent expenses, and the general cost of living of the city. Source: numbeo.com, 2021.
3.average salary

1 873.06$

1 695.79$

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
5.gross domestic product (GDP)

5.52$ billion

144$ billion

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, 2021.
6.VAT

0%

22%

The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
The annual survey ranks 221 cities using 39 criteria. Important criteria are safety, education, hygiene, healthcare, culture, environment, recreation, political-economic stability and public transport. Source: Mercer, 2021.
The prices of highly demanded consumer goods can help estimate the average cost of groceries and the overall cost of living in the city. A lower average price for one liter of milk may indicate that the city is less expensive compared to other cities. Source: numbeo.com, 2021.

Environment

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
3.has a seaside beach
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Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
4.has lake/s
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Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
5.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, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
Source: city's official website, 2021.
8.humidity rate

72.1%

72.3%

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, 2021; WMO, 2021.
9.has river/s
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Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Leisure

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, 2021.
It indicates that the city is an important religious center. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
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, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Transportation

Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's public transport website, 2021.
A bike-sharing system makes a city more eco-friendly, shows the city’s pro cycling attitude, and provides new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
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, 2021.
The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.

General info

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, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2021.
The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2021.
4.has a stock exchange
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Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
5.is a capital city
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National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Source: city's official website, 2021.

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