Zagreb

Quality of life in Zagreb

Life quality score

City ranking

Housing

9
39/265
Details
Large apartment$690.00
Medium apartment$560.00
Rent index [score]0.89
Small apartment$430.00

Cost of Living

7
77/248
Details
5km taxi ride$4.80
A Cappuccino$1.70
A beer$1.50
A kilogram of Apples$1.50
Bread$0.69
Inflation [score]0.72
Lunch$9.10
Monthly fitness club membership$45.00
Monthly public transport$61.00
Movie ticket$5.20
Price of a meal at a restaurant$43.76

Startups

4
117/264
Details
Average monthly increase in number of startups3
Average monthly increase in number of startups [score]0.32
Coworking spaces [score]0.30
Coworking spaces on WorkFrom.co15
Meetups [score]0.31
Meetups groups78
Meetups members23668
Number of investors13
Number of startup events in the last 12 months25
Number of upcoming meetup events10
Startup climate scene [score]0.39
Startup events7
Startup events [score]0.29
Startups [score]0.57
Total number of startups95

Venture Capital

2
167/192
Details
Venture capital [score]0.18

Travel Connectivity

2
176/266
Details
Airport hub27
Airport hub [score]0.19
Intercity train connectivity [score]0.21

Commute

5
159/255
Details
Human city pagehttp://cities.human.co/details/Croatia/Zagreb
Traffic handling [score]0.74

Business Freedom

6
202/264
Details
Business freedom60.30
Business freedom [score]0.36
Freedom from corruption48.00
Freedom from corruption [score]0.42
Lack of labor restrictions42.40
Lack of labor restrictions [score]0.14
Time to open a business7.00
Time to open a business [score]0.93

Safety

9
44/266
Details
Crime rate [score]0.85
Gun-related deaths per 100,000 residents per year3
Guns per 100 residents22
Lack of gun related deaths [score]0.93
Lack of guns [score]0.88
Lack of guns and gun-related deaths [score]0.91

Healthcare

6
183/265
Details
Healthcare expenditure [score]0.57
Healthcare quality [score]0.64
Life expectancy (years)78.01
Life expectancy [score]0.68

Education

3
189/240
Details
Country mean scores in PISA math test480.08
Country mean scores in PISA reading test484.57
Country mean scores in PISA science test491.36
PISA math ranking (high school)31
PISA ranking29
PISA ranking (high school) [score]0.64
PISA reading (high school)22
PISA science (high school)27
Percent of happy students0.86
Percent of low performers in PISA math test0.30
Percent of low performers in PISA reading test0.19
Percent of low performers in PISA science test0.17
Percent of top performers in PISA math test0.07
Percent of top performers in PISA reading test0.04
Percent of top performers in PISA science test0.05

Environmental Quality

7
91/266
Details
Air quality [score]0.70
Cleanliness [score]0.68
Drinking water quality [score]0.82
Urban greenery [score]0.73

Economy

2
252/263
Details
Currency exchange rate per US dollar for urban area6.27
Currency for urban areaHRK
GDP growth rate-0.00
GDP growth rate [score]0.10
GDP per capita$20888.82
GDP per capita [score]0.35

Taxation

8
16/266
Details
Effective company profit tax rate on payouts as dividends [score]0.96
Income tax level [score]0.64
Profit tax (% of profit)0.21
Time overhead to file company taxes206
VAT (Sales Tax)0.25

Internet Access

5
151/266
Details
Download speed (Mbps)26.42
Internet access (download) [score]0.44
Internet access (upload) [score]0.57
Upload speed (Mbps)14.60

Leisure & Culture

5
170/264
Details
Art galleries94
Art galleries [score]0.57
Cinemas63
Cinemas [score]0.53
Comedy clubs62
Comedy clubs [score]0.74
Concert venues70
Concerts [score]0.61
Historical sites65
Historical sites [score]0.48
Museums52
Museums [score]0.52
Performing art venues65
Performing arts [score]0.54
Sport venues35
Sports [score]0.56
Zoos4
Zoos [score]0.73

Tolerance

8
71/266
Details
LGBT Equality Index80.17
LGBT Equality Index [score]0.82
LGBT adoption rights✖ Single only
LGBT age of consent✔ Equal
LGBT blood donation regulations✖ Banned (indefinite deferral)
LGBT conversion therapy regulations✖ Not banned
LGBT discrimination legality✔ Illegal
LGBT employment discrimination legalitySexual orientation only
LGBT gender changing rights✔ Legal, but requires surgery
LGBT homosexuality rights✔ Legal
LGBT housing discrimination legality✔ Sexual orientation and gender identity
LGBT marriage rights✔ Civil unions
Tolerance towards minorities [score]0.77

Outdoors

5
128/266
Details
Elevation (hills or mountains) [score]0.21
Median peak in meters465.00
Presence of hills in city1.00
Presence of mountains in city1.00
Urban area elevation (meters)141.00
Water access [score]0.75
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Cost of living

Costs of living in Zagreb are in the 77th place of all 248 Teleport cities. Average living expenses are significantly lower compared to other cities, especially in the housing market. Sign up for free to get access to our cost of living index and use our international  cost of living calculator to do cost comparison by city.

Daily living costs (USD)

Monthly fitness club membership$45
Movie ticket$5
Broadband internet connection$25
Monthly public transport$61
Lunch$9
-47%
compared to
San Francisco
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Estimated annual salary (in USD)

$20,107
Median salary
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