Tehran

Quality of life in tehran

Life quality score

City ranking

Housing

8
68/265
Details
Large apartment$970.00
Medium apartment$770.00
Rent index [score]0.85
Small apartment$570.00

Cost of Living

10
13/248
Details
5km taxi ride$2.70
A Cappuccino$2.90
A beer$0.76
A kilogram of Apples$1.10
Bread$0.28
Inflation [score]0.95
Lunch$5.90
Monthly fitness club membership$35.00
Monthly public transport$17.00
Movie ticket$2.90
Price of a meal at a restaurant$25.96

Startups

4
121/264
Details
Average monthly increase in number of startups3
Average monthly increase in number of startups [score]0.32
Coworking spaces [score]0.10
Coworking spaces on WorkFrom.co1
Meetups [score]0.13
Meetups groups13
Meetups members8610
Number of investors18
Number of startup events in the last 12 months2
Number of upcoming meetup events1
Startup climate scene [score]0.50
Startups [score]0.55
Total number of startups30

Venture Capital

N/A
Details

Travel Connectivity

3
127/266
Details
Airport hub77
Airport hub [score]0.38
Intercity train connectivity [score]0.25

Commute

4
225/255
Details
Human city pagehttp://cities.human.co/details/Iran/Tehrān
Traffic handling [score]0.18

Business Freedom

4
235/264
Details
Business freedom59.30
Business freedom [score]0.34
Freedom from corruption27.00
Freedom from corruption [score]0.12
Lack of labor restrictions49.00
Lack of labor restrictions [score]0.26
Time to open a business15.00
Time to open a business [score]0.84

Safety

7
166/266
Details
Crime rate [score]0.40
Gun-related deaths per 100,000 residents per year1
Guns per 100 residents7
Lack of gun related deaths [score]0.96
Lack of guns [score]0.96
Lack of guns and gun-related deaths [score]0.96

Healthcare

5
222/265
Details
Healthcare expenditure [score]0.43
Healthcare quality [score]0.51
Life expectancy (years)75.54
Life expectancy [score]0.53

Education

1
230/240
Details
Best university in rankingSharif University of Technology
Best university ranking550
University quality [score]0.10

Environmental Quality

3
237/266
Details
Air quality [score]0.10
Cleanliness [score]0.33
Drinking water quality [score]0.41
Urban greenery [score]0.34

Economy

4
206/263
Details
Currency exchange rate per US dollar for urban area32805.60
Currency for urban areaIRR
GDP growth rate0.03
GDP growth rate [score]0.50
GDP per capita$17113.56
GDP per capita [score]0.29

Taxation

4
195/266
Details
Effective company profit tax rate on payouts as dividends [score]0.54
Income tax level [score]0.27
Profit tax (% of profit)0.44
Time overhead to file company taxes344
VAT (Sales Tax)0.09

Internet Access

2
256/266
Details
Download speed (Mbps)8.79
Internet access (download) [score]0.15
Internet access (upload) [score]0.16
Upload speed (Mbps)3.90

Leisure & Culture

7
96/264
Details
Art galleries136
Art galleries [score]0.76
Cinemas133
Cinemas [score]0.62
Comedy clubs49
Comedy clubs [score]0.57
Concert venues184
Concerts [score]0.27
Historical sites79
Historical sites [score]0.69
Museums91
Museums [score]0.62
Performing art venues83
Performing arts [score]0.66
Sport venues79
Sports [score]0.43
Zoos11
Zoos [score]0.73

Tolerance

4
241/266
Details
LGBT Equality Index10.42
LGBT Equality Index [score]0.10
LGBT adoption rights✖ Illegal
LGBT age of consentN/A
LGBT blood donation regulations✖ Banned (1-year deferral)
LGBT conversion therapy regulations✖ Not banned
LGBT discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT employment discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT gender changing rights✔ Legal, but requires surgery
LGBT homosexuality rights✖ Illegal (death penalty as punishment)
LGBT housing discrimination legality✖ No protections
LGBT marriage rights✖ Not legal
Tolerance towards minorities [score]0.74

Outdoors

5
64/266
Details
Elevation (hills or mountains) [score]1.00
Median peak in meters3772.00
Presence of hills in city1.00
Presence of mountains in city1.00
Urban area elevation (meters)1181.00
Water access [score]0.10
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Good Country Index

Every city comes with a country. How is this one doing in terms of giving back to the global community? Our friends at The Good Country Index measure what each country on earth contributes to the common good of humanity, and what it takes away, relative to its size.

Overall ranking

Iran
129th from a total of 163 countries

World Order

64th

Refugees hosted

Refugees generated

Charity giving

Birth rate

UN Treaties signed

International Peace & Security

109th

Dues in arrears to UN peace keeping budgets

International violent conflict

Peacekeeping troops

Arms exports

Internet security (2014)

Planet & Climate

94th

Ecological footprint

Reforestation since 1992

Hazardous pesticides exports

CO2 emissions

Ozone

Prosperity & Equality

157th

Development assistance

FDI outflows

Fairtrade market size

UN volunteers abroad

Open trading

Culture

157th

Freedom of movement

Press freedom

Creative services exports

UNESCO dues in arrears as % of contribution

Creative goods exports

Science & Technology

118th

Nobel prizes

Patents

Journal exports

International publications

International Students

Health & Wellbeing

74th

Pharmaceutical exports

Voluntary excess donations to the WHO

Food aid

Humanitarian aid donations

International Health Regulations Compliance

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