97points

New York

92points

Panama City

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New York vs Panama City

New York
Panama City

How does New York compare to Panama City?

  • 0.2% lower unemployment rate
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    4.3%vs4.5%
  • 8 more universities
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    18vs10
  • 2 720.90$ higher average salary
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    4 370.90$vs1650$
  • 6.7million more inhabitants
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    8.5 millionvs1.8 million
  • Has a bike-sharing system
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  • 2 more big sports facilities (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
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    3vs1
  • 7.2°C lower average minimum temperature
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    8.8°Cvs16°C
  • 0.05 lower income inequalities
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    0.47vs0.52

How does Panama City compare to New York?

  • 7.7°C higher average maximum temperature
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    24.8°Cvs17.1°C
  • 7.7°C higher average temperature
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    20.4°Cvs12.7°C
  • 83$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
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    33.5$vs116.5$
  • 73.02% lower population density
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    2750 people/km²vs10194 people/km²
  • 2 301.28$ cheaper cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center
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    700$vs3001.28$
  • Has lake/s
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  • 7.7 years younger population
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    27.8 yearsvs35.5 years
  • 1.25$ lower cost of one single transportation ticket
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    1.5$vs2.75$

Demographics

1.population density

10194 people/km²

2750 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

8.5 million

1.8 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

35.5 years

27.8 years

Cities or countries with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. 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

Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
2.has public health care
New York
Panama City
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2021.
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, 2021.
Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
5.average salary

4 370.90$

1 650.00$

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official stats, 2021.
The Gini coefficient is a measure of dispersion, in this case used to show the variation in income. A Gini coefficient of zero expresses perfect equality. A Gini coefficient of one expresses maximal inequality. Lower income inequalities indicate a more equal distribution of wealth and better opportunities for the average citizen. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
7.VAT

8.8%

7%

The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
Murder rate expresses number of murders per 100,000 inhabitants. Lower murder rate indicates safer city and better quality of living. 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.

Environment

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
2.average temperature

12.7°C

20.4°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
3.has a seaside beach
New York
Panama City
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
4.has lake/s
New York
Panama City
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
5.has mountains nearby
New York
Panama City
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.has river/s
New York
Panama City
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Leisure

With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2021.
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.
4.Is a Top 50 World Festival host
New York
Panama City
Every year the city is host to a festival included in the list of the top 50 World Festivals. A well-known festival shows a better cultural and entertainment agenda and attracts a bigger number of tourists. Source: Escapenormal.com, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021
6.is/was a host city of the CSD
New York
Panama City
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.
7.is/was a host city of the Olympics
New York
Panama City
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.
2.has a bike-sharing system
New York
Panama City
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.
The subway rate or number of kilometers of subway per number of inhabitants indicates how well developed the subway network is. 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.
2.has a stock exchange
New York
Panama City
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
3.is a capital city
New York
Panama City
National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
The number of international organizations indicates the international importance of a city. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
5.Gambling is legal within the city
New York
Panama City
Source: city's official website, 2021.

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