Comparing Rio de Janeiro vs Praga

1. Rio de Janeiro

20 Reasons why Rio de Janeiro is better

Comparing Rio de Janeiro vs Praga

1.Sizably higher average maximum temperature
27.2°Cvs 13°C (Praga)
Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2016; WMO, 2016.
2.Considerably higher average temperature/warmer
24.1°Cvs 8.4°C (Praga)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; WMO, 2016.
3.Has a seaside beach
Yesvs No (Praga)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official website, 2016.
4.Measurably more inhabitants
6.355949 millionvs 1.24 million (Praga)
Cities with bigger population usually offer better employment and entertainment opportunities. Big cities attract business, are trade and cultural centres and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
5.Significantly higher average salary
2866$vs 1169$ (Praga)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official stats, 2016.
6.Explicitly more big sport facilities (stadiums, arenas, ect.)
5vs 3 (Praga)
With more large sport facilities (20,000 seats +), a city is able to organize more important sporting events. Source: worldstadiums.com, 2016.
7.Has mountains nearby
Yesvs No (Praga)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official website, 2016.
8.Significantly higher proportion of women
53.2%vs 51% (Praga)
There's an oversupply of female population which can be good for single men. Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official stats, 2016.
9.Possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
Yesvs No (Praga)
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, 2016; city's official website, 2016.
10.Has a public health care
Yesvs No (Praga)
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2016.
11.Substantially more billionaires from annual Forbes report residing within the city
6vs 1 (Praga)
Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2016.
12.Considerably faster population growth
0.558579%vs 0.52% (Praga)
Population growth is the change in a population over time. The higher the growth the more dynamic society feels. Growth of population can be connected with economic, cultural and social development of the city, which attracts more and more people who want to live in it. Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
13.Is/was a host city of the Olympics
Yesvs No (Praga)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
14.Considerably lower minimum income tax
0%vs 15% (Praga)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
15.Is/was a host city of the FIFA World Cup
Yesvs No (Praga)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016
16.You can visit Ipanema beach
This beach is famous, especially for the song "The girl from Ipanema."
17.More spectacular setting by far.
Rio is lush and has many different rock formations. Cape town is overrated with unappealing large barren flat topped boulder behind it. Beaches are not very nice and cannot rival Rio beaches.
18.Has a beach culture and heavy emphasis on outdoors activity
Rio centers itself around the environment, with much of its culture involving the outdoors and physical exercise. Tokyo restructures itself to defy the environment, resulting in stunning architecture but more of a disconnection from nature
19.More beautiful setting
The mountains are green and the vistas are more varied with many islands to view when looking out to sea. Many different landscapes to behold.
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2. Praga

22 Reasons why Praga is better

Comparing Praga vs Rio de Janeiro

1.Notably less rainy days in a year
91vs 112 (Rio de Janeiro)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; WMO, 2016.
2.Vastly lower unemployment rate
3%vs 5.7% (Rio de Janeiro)
Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official stats, 2016.
3.Significantly more universities
14vs 11 (Rio de Janeiro)
Universities as centres of higher education and research, are important contribution to city’s development. Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
4.Clearly lower population density
2500 people/km²vs 4787 people/km² (Rio de Janeiro)
Population density shows how cramped or spread out inhabitants are. Cities with high population densities can be considered overpopulated, but the extent to which this is the case depends on factors like quality of housing and infrastructure and access to resources. Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
5.Vastly cheaper monthly public transport ticket
16$vs 74$ (Rio de Janeiro)
Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's public transport website, 2016.
6.Has lake/s
Yesvs No (Rio de Janeiro)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official website, 2016.
7.Appreciably more museums
27vs 10 (Rio de Janeiro)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official website, 2016.
8.Considerably cheaper Big Macs (Big Mac Index)
4.07$vs 6.16$ (Rio de Janeiro)
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, 2016.
9.Considerably lower maximum income tax
19%vs 27.5% (Rio de Janeiro)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
10.Sizably less people infected with HIV
0.1%vs 0.3% (Rio de Janeiro)
Bigger HIV infected population indicates bigger risk of infection and generally, worse health care and prevention system. Source: WHO, 2016.
11.Noticeably ahead in the Mercer Quality of Living Survey
69#vs 117# (Rio de Janeiro)
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, 2016.
12.Measurably lower average minimum temperature
4.3°Cvs 21°C (Rio de Janeiro)
It can get cold in winter but good for doing winter sports, particularly if there is snow. Source: Wikipedia, 2016; WMO, 2016.
13.Didn't have a major natural disaster (tornado, earthquake, flood) during last 100 years
Yesvs No (Rio de Janeiro)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; WMO, 2016.
14.Notably more prestigious think tanks
26vs 4 (Rio de Janeiro)
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, 2016.
15.Is a capital city
Yesvs No (Rio de Janeiro)
The status of a capital city indicates a great importance of a city for its country, especially for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
16.Has river/s
Yesvs No (Rio de Janeiro)
Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official website, 2016.
17.Gambling is legal within the city
Yesvs No (Rio de Janeiro)
Source: city's official website, 2016.
18.Higher proportion of men
49%vs 46.8% (Rio de Janeiro)
There's an oversupply of male population which can be good for single women. Source: Wikipedia, 2016; city's official stats, 2016.
19.Is a site of pilgrimage for world religion
Yesvs No (Rio de Janeiro)
Indicates that the city is an important religious centre. Source: Wikipedia, 2016.
20.A little bit less inhabitants living in slums
0vs 20 (Rio de Janeiro)
The size of slum population indicates presence of big social inequalities in a city. Source: UN HABITAT, 2016.
21.Number one for beer consumption!
Czech Republic is the number one country in the world for beer consumption.
22.Jaggedness of terrain, many hillls and green vegetation.
Natural appearance given by those aspects gives to Prague extremely nice image.
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