Brighton

Life quality score

City ranking

Housing

3
247/265
Details
Rent index [score]0.58

Cost of Living

5
150/250
Details
5km taxi ride$2.30
A Cappuccino$3.50
A beer$1.50
A kilogram of Apples$1.70
Bread$1.10
Inflation [score]0.52
Lunch$14.00
Monthly fitness club membership$39.00
Monthly public transport$78.00
Movie ticket$12.00
Price of a meal at a restaurant$85.83

Startups

N/A
Details
Coworking spaces [score]1.00
Meetups [score]0.25
Meetups groups57
Meetups members10237
Number of startup events in the last 12 months45
Number of upcoming meetup events28
Startup events45
Startup events [score]0.59
Total number of startups52

Venture Capital

1
222/226
Details
Venture capital [score]0.10

Travel Connectivity

8
11/265
Details
Airport hub176
Airport hub [score]1.00
Intercity train connectivity [score]0.59

Commute

6
33/247
Details
Traffic handling [score]0.85

Business Freedom

6
196/263
Details
Business freedom86.00
Business freedom [score]0.89
Freedom from corruption78.00
Freedom from corruption [score]0.84
Lack of labor restrictions71.80
Lack of labor restrictions [score]0.66

Safety

4
250/265
Details
Crime rate [score]0.79

Healthcare

8
163/264
Details
Healthcare expenditure [score]0.82
Healthcare quality [score]0.66
Life expectancy (years)81.22
Life expectancy [score]0.87

Education

5
87/239
Details
Best university in rankingUniversity of Sussex
Best university ranking149
PISA math ranking (high school)21
PISA ranking17
PISA ranking (high school) [score]0.81
PISA reading (high school)15
PISA science (high school)13
University quality [score]0.18

Environmental Quality

9
33/265
Details
Air quality [score]0.98
Cleanliness [score]0.78
Drinking water quality [score]0.89
Urban greenery [score]0.77

Economy

5
118/262
Details
Currency for urban areaGBP
GDP growth rate0.03
GDP growth rate [score]0.45
GDP per capita$39510.94
GDP per capita [score]0.63

Taxation

6
73/265
Details
Effective company profit tax rate on payouts as dividends [score]0.78
Income tax level [score]0.40
Profit tax (% of profit)0.31
Time overhead to file company taxes110
VAT (Sales Tax)0.20

Internet Access

6
63/265
Details
Download speed (Mbps)60.82
Internet access (download) [score]0.83
Internet access (upload) [score]0.45
Upload speed (Mbps)10.42

Leisure & Culture

5
179/263
Details
Art galleries78
Art galleries [score]0.62
Cinemas12
Cinemas [score]0.36
Comedy clubs8
Comedy clubs [score]0.72
Concert venues54
Concerts [score]0.58
Historical sites16
Historical sites [score]0.51
Museums13
Museums [score]0.47
Performing art venues49
Performing arts [score]0.55
Sport venues7
Sports [score]0.44
Zoos1
Zoos [score]0.44

Tolerance

8
76/265
Details
Homosexuality acceptance (percent of the surveyed population in favor)0.76
LGBT Equality Index86.67
LGBT Equality Index [score]0.89
LGBT adoption rights✔ Legal
LGBT age of consent✔ Equal
LGBT blood donation regulations✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
LGBT conversion therapy regulationsAmbiguous
LGBT discrimination legality✔ Illegal
LGBT employment discrimination legality✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT gender changing rights✔ Legal, surgery not required
LGBT homosexuality rights✔ Legal
LGBT housing discrimination legality✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT marriage rights✔ Legal
Tolerance towards minorities [score]0.68

Outdoors

5
118/265
Details
Elevation (hills or mountains) [score]0.15
Median peak in meters206.00
Seaside access1.00
Urban area elevation (meters)33.00
Water access [score]0.83
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$40,148
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Embassies

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31 Princes Gate, London SW7 1QQ, United Kingdom

Phone: +44- (020) 75898891

British Embassy in Kabul Afghanistan

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Investment requiredFunding providedDuration
YesNo3 years
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People in Brighton

Population of Brighton

139,001
3,048 /km²
35/264
Density (people per unit of area)
4%
Growth in 2015-2020
Brighton

Demographics of United Kingdom

Median age
41
Elderly people
18%
Life expectancy at birth
81
GDP per capita (in USD)
$39,511
136/262
Unemployment
5%
134/263

Languages

English proficiency score
100
1/228
Common spoken languages
English

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