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Pyongyang review: 30 facts and highlights

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Pyongyang

How does Pyongyang compare to the average?

  • Population density
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    1238.07 people/km²vs3887.46 people/km²
  • Unemployment rate
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    3.4%vs10.24%
  • Population
    ?

    3.2 millionvs1.53 million
  • Sporting availability (stadiums, arenas, etc.)
    ?

    4vs1.63
  • Average minimum temperature
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    5.6°Cvs13.22°C
  • Income inequalities
    ?

    0.31vs0.41
  • Maximum income tax
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    20%vs32%
  • Minimum income tax
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    4%vs7.45%

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.

Best

Rovaniemi

8.03 people/km²

1238.07 people/km²

2.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.

Best

Mumbai

24.4 million

3.2 million

3.annual population growth rate
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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, 2020.

Best

Shanghai

22.15%

1.09%

4.Facebook users
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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.

Best

Accra

85.05%

0%

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.

Pyongyang
2.average salary
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official stats, 2020.

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Zurich

5 827.24$

38.4$

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

Best

Port Louis

0%

3.4%

4.income inequalities
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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, 2020.

Best

Beijing

0.22

0.31

5.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.

Best

Tokyo

185

7

6.maximum income tax
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Nashville

0%

20%

Environment

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

Best

Mecca

32°C

10.6°C

2.average maximum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Mecca

38.2°C

15.7°C

3.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.

Pyongyang
4.has lake/s
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Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Pyongyang
5.average minimum temperature
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; WMO, 2020.

Best

Ulan Bator

-7.9°C

5.6°C

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

Pyongyang

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

1

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

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Berlin

140

5

3.number of museums
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

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London

240

7

4.number of cinemas
?

Source: Wikipedia, 2020; city's official website, 2020.

Best

Berlin

300

3

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.

Best

Kyoto

17

0

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.

Best

London

13

4

Transportation

1.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.

Best

London

5

1

2.length of subway per 100,000 inhabitants
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The subway rate or number of kilometers of subway per number of inhabitants indicates how well developed the subway network is. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

Best

Phoenix

32km

0.7km

General info

1.number of international embassies
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The number of international embassies indicates the importance of a city for political, diplomatic and lobbying issues. Source: city's official website, 2020.

Best

Brussels

200

24

2.number of billionaires
?

Number of billionaires can indicate if the city has significant agglomerations of personal wealth. Source: Forbes, 2020.

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New York

103

0

3.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.

Pyongyang
4.number of international organizations' headquarters
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The number of international organizations indicates the international importance of a city. Source: Wikipedia, 2020.

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53

0

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