62points

Pattaya

67points

Phuket City

Pattaya
Phuket City
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Pattaya vs Phuket City

Pattaya
Phuket City
62
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Pattaya
67
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Phuket City

How does Pattaya compare to Phuket City?

  • 2 more universities
    ?

    4vs2
  • 0.03million more inhabitants
    ?

    0.1 millionvs0.07 million
  • 9 more museums
    ?

    11vs2
  • 0.2°C lower average minimum temperature
    ?

    25°Cvs25.2°C
  • Has smoking ban in closed public spaces
    ?
  • 1 more public Wi-Fi spots
    ?

    26vs25

How does Phuket City compare to Pattaya?

  • 1.1°C higher average maximum temperature
    ?

    32.4°Cvs31.3°C
  • 0.7°C higher average temperature
    ?

    28.8°Cvs28.1°C
  • 16.7$ cheaper monthly public transport ticket
    ?

    1$vs17.7$
  • 122$ higher average salary
    ?

    521$vs399$
  • Has mountains nearby
    ?
  • 3% lower maximum income tax
    ?

    34%vs37%
  • 1 more airports
    ?

    1vs0
  • Gambling is legal within the city
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Demographics

1.population

0.1 million

0.07 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.Facebook users

26.6%

26.6%

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, 2020.

Quality of living

1.number of universities

4

2

Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.
2.average salary

399$

521$

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.
3.has a public health care
Pattaya
Phuket City
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2020.
4.VAT

7%

7%

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

2.35$

2.35$

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, 2020.
6.maximum income tax

37%

34%

Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Environment

1.average maximum temperature

31.3°C

32.4°C

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

28.1°C

28.8°C

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

25°C

25.2°C

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Leisure

1.number of museums

11

2

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

0

0

With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2020.
3.number of public Wi-Fi spots

26

25

City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider internet access. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket

17.7$

1$

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.number of airports

0

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
Pattaya
Phuket City
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.Gambling is legal within the city
Pattaya
Phuket City
Source: city's official website, 2020.

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