Can get very hot but good when doing water sports. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
2. average temperature
Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
3. has a seaside beach
Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
44% have it
4. population density
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, 2017.
Rovaniemi: 8.03 people/km²
5. unemployment rate
Low unemployment rate indicates better career opportunities and economic growth. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
Port Louis: 0%
Populous cities usually offer better employment opportunities and many entertainment options. Big cities attract companies and business investment, and are usually important cultural centres and research hubs. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
Shanghai: 23 million
7. cost of the monthly public transport ticket
Cost of the monthly public transport ticket indicates affordability of public transportation for an average inhabitant. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's public transport website, 2017.
8. gross domestic product (GDP)
The level of GDP shows how rich and productive the city is. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
New York: 1280$ billion
9. median age of population
Cities with younger population have usually better development perspectives. Young societies are more dynamic and creative. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
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, 2017.
16. possibility of drinking alcohol in public places
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, 2017; city's official website, 2017.
49% have it
17. income inequalities
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, 2017.
18. average minimum temperature
It can get cold in winter but good for doing winter sports, particularly if there is snow. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; WMO, 2017.
Ulan Bator: -7.9°C
19. number of airports
The presence and number of airports shows how good is connection of city with different international destinations and its international accessibility. Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
Source: Wikipedia, 2017.
21. average salary
Source: Wikipedia, 2017; city's official stats, 2017.
22. has smoking ban in public places
Source: city's official website, 2017.
55% have it
23. has a public health care
Public health care is more affordable for an average citizen and usually guaranteed for everyone. Source: city's official website, 2017.
79% have it
24. female population
The percentage of female residents, according to the city's official statistics. Source: Wikipedia, 2017; UNData, 2017.
25. Global Cities Index
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, 2017.