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Porto

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Porto review: 37 facts and highlights

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Porto

How does Porto compare to the average?

  • Average maximum temperature
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    24.7°Cvs22.66°C
  • Cost of the monthly public transport ticket
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    33$vs49.36$
  • Sporting availability (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
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    4vs1.63
  • Average minimum temperature
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    10.1°Cvs13.22°C
  • UNESCO World Heritage landmarks
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    2vs0.56
  • Female population
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    51.2%vs50.91%
  • Research institutions and think tanks
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    21vs3.55

Demographics

1.population density
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Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities or countries with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, but this becomes an issue if the infrastructure is underdeveloped. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

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8.03 people/km²

5702.93 people/km²

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

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Niamey

15.2 years

40.4 years

3.population
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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.

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24.4 million

0.24 million

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

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Riga

55.6%

51.2%

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

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Doha

67%

48.7%

Quality of living

1.has a 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, 2020.

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

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Port Louis

0%

15.9%

3.number of universities
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Universities, as centers of higher education and research, are important contributions to a city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

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185

7

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

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Nassau

0%

23%

Environment

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

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Mecca

32°C

14°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

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Mecca

38.2°C

24.7°C

3.humidity rate
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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, 2020; WMO, 2020.

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Riyadh

28%

75%

4.has a seaside beach
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Porto
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, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

For example

San Jose, CA, United States

Porto
6.has lake/s
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Porto

Leisure

1.number of public Wi-Fi spots
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City with more public wireless spots provides easier and wider internet access. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Best

St. Petersburg

696

20

2.number of theaters
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

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Berlin

140

6

3.number of museums
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

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240

7

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

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300

9

5.UNESCO World Heritage landmarks
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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.

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17

2

6.sporting availability (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
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With more large sports facilities (20,000+ seats), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2020.

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London

13

4

Transportation

1.cost of the monthly public transport ticket
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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.

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Baghdad

0$

33$

2.a bike sharing system
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Bike sharing system makes a city more cyclist friendly, shows city’s pro cyclist attitude and gives new touristic opportunities. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

For example

San Jose, CA, United States

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

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5

1

General info

1.possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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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.

Porto
2.research institutions and think tanks
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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.

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112

21

3.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, 2020.

For example

San José, Costa Rica

Porto
4.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, 2020.

For example

San José, Costa Rica

Porto
5.Gambling is legal within the city
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Source: city's official website, 2020.

Porto

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