81points

Paris

83points

Singapore

Paris
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54 facts in comparison

Paris vs Singapore

Paris
Singapore

How does Paris compare to Singapore?

  • 0.57$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
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    88.53$vs89.1$
  • 627.37$ cheaper cost of a one-bedroom apartment in the city center
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    1 438.40$vs2065.77$
  • 12 more universities
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    20vs8
  • 134 more museums
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    152vs18
  • 6 more big sports facilities (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
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    7vs1
  • 18.5°C lower average minimum temperature
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    7.7°Cvs26.2°C
  • 0.15 lower income inequalities
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    0.32vs0.47
  • 1 more landmarks from UNESCO World Heritage list
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    1vs0

How does Singapore compare to Paris?

  • 16.1°C higher average maximum temperature
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    32.3°Cvs16.2°C
  • 17.3°C higher average temperature
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    29.3°Cvs12°C
  • 62.3% lower population density
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    7804 people/km²vs20700 people/km²
  • 5.7% lower unemployment rate
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    1.9%vs7.6%
  • Has a seaside beach
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  • 494.09$ higher average salary
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    3 921.51$vs3427.42$
  • 2.95million more inhabitants
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    5.18 millionvs2.23 million
  • Has lake/s
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User reviews

Overall Rating

Paris
6.3
3 User reviews
Paris
6.3/10
3 User reviews
Singapore
0.0
0 User reviews
Singapore
0.0/10
0 User reviews

Features

Safety

6.7/10
3 votes
No reviews yet

Walkability

6.7/10
3 votes
No reviews yet

Job opportunities

7.7/10
3 votes
No reviews yet

Public transport

9.0/10
3 votes
No reviews yet

Food and drink

10.0/10
3 votes
No reviews yet

Comments

Beligh

Beligh

14 days ago

8 / 10

Transports en commun, Opportunités d’emploi

Beligh

Beligh

14 days ago

8 / 10

1 users found this helpful
Alex

Alex

24 days ago

2 / 10

Ville beaucoup trop chère et trop de pluie

Alex

Alex

24 days ago

2 / 10

0 users found this helpful
Brigitte

Brigitte

27 days ago

9 / 10

paris est une ville tres belle

Brigitte

Brigitte

27 days ago

9 / 10

0 users found this helpful

Demographics

1.population density

20700 people/km²

7804 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

2.23 million

5.18 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

38.6 years

37 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.
More people from abroad residing in the city provides a multicultural environment and may show how attractive it is for foreigners.
8.Facebook users

37.5%

61.64%

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, 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
Paris
Singapore
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.
4.average salary

3 427.42$

3 921.51$

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.
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

19%

7%

The standard value-added tax (VAT) rate. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
8.Big Mac Index

4.93$

3.65$

The Big Mac Index is published by The Economist as an informal way of measuring the purchasing power parity (PPP) between two currencies. The Big Mac PPP exchange rate between two countries is obtained by dividing the price of a Big Mac in one country (in its currency) by the price of a Big Mac in another country (in its currency). Source: Economist, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021.

Environment

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
3.has a seaside beach
Paris
Singapore
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
4.has lake/s
Paris
Singapore
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; WMO, 2021.
Source: city's official website, 2021.
7.has river/s
Paris
Singapore
Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.

Leisure

Source: Wikipedia, 2021; city's official website, 2021.
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.
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.
2.has a bike-sharing system
Paris
Singapore
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 Commuter Pain Index is comprised of 10 issues: 1) commuting time, 2) time stuck in traffic, agreement that: 3) price of gas is already too high, 4) traffic has gotten worse, 5) start-­‐stop traffic is a problem, 6) driving causes stress, 7) driving causes anger, 8) traffic affects work, 9) traffic so bad driving stopped, and 10) decided not to make trip due to traffic. Source: IBM, 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 Global Cities Index is unique in that it measures global engagement of cities across five dimensions: business activity, human capital, information exchange, cultural experience and political engagement. Source: ATKearney, 2021.
4.total surface

105.4 km²

716 km²

It can be nice to live in big cities or countries, as a larger space may offer more options for residents and visitors.
The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2021.
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, 2021.
7.has a stock exchange
Paris
Singapore
Cities with stock exchanges are usually important financial centers influencing international or national’s financial markets. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
8.is a capital city
Paris
Singapore
National capital status indicates that a city is of great importance for political and diplomatic matters. Source: Wikipedia, 2021.
9.number of tourists per year

28.9 million

10.2 million

More arrivals per year shows how important the city is viewed internationally, and may indicate better infrastructure, such as airports, public transport, hotels, etc. Tourism is usually a major source of income of a city. Source: World Tourism Organization, 2021.

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