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Summary
Number of category wins
Wins 7 out of 17 categories.
7
Wins 10 out of 17 categories.
10
Housing
6
8
Small apartment
Median rent
$790$490
Medium apartment
Median rent
$1300$810
Large apartment
Median rent
$1800$1100
Cities ranking
185/26681/266
Cost of living
7
6
Cost of
Cities ranking
75/249133/249
Salaries
Overall average salary
Median salary
Safety
8
10
Crime rate
Index score
0.550.94
Gun deaths
Per 100k residents/year
1.55220.87
Cities ranking
106/2667/266
Education
6
6
University quality
Index score
0.240.15
High school ranking
PISA test
85
IB schools
In total
Cities ranking
39/24043/240
Visa
Not required for short visits
Visits up to 90 days
for citizens of
Startup visa
Tolerance
3
8
LGBTQ equality
Index score
0.310.67
Tolerance towards minorities
Index score
0.360.95
Cities ranking
254/26666/266
Climate
Daily max temperature (C)
Average
Startups
6
5
Startup scene
Index score
0.700.65
Venture capital
Index score
0.540.36
Total startup funding
Last 12 months
Cities ranking
70/26481/264
Healthcare
6
6
Healthcare quality
Index score
0.620.86
Healthcare expenditure
Index score
0.680.83
Life expectancy
In years
76.0665-
Cities ranking
187/265216/265
Travel connectivity
7
3
Airport hub
Index score
0.770.50
Intercity train connectivity
Index score
0.59-
Cities ranking
20/266151/266
Commute
5
6
Traffic
Index score
0.450.77
Cities ranking
134/25564/255
Business freedom
4
8
Business freedom
Index score
0.241.00
Freedom from corruption
Index score
0.250.60
Time required to start a business
In days
2810
Cities ranking
242/264140/264
Environmental quality
3
6
Air quality
Index score
0.170.54
Drinking water quality
Index score
0.150.54
Cleanliness
Index score
0.480.71
Cities ranking
236/266148/266
Economy
6
7
GDP growth rate
7%4%
GDP per capita
$12,880$45,854
Cities ranking
84/26311/263
Taxation
1
7
Cities ranking
264/26620/266
Internet access
3
5
Download
Index score
0.250.55
Upload
Index score
0.290.51
Cities ranking
232/266134/266
Leisure & culture
7
7
Museums
Index score
0.600.73
Historical sites
Index score
0.740.72
Sports venues
Index score
0.550.52
Cities ranking
91/26457/264
Outdoors
6
6
Number of hills and mountains
Altitude > 300 m
Water access
Index score
0.860.89
Cities ranking
51/26659/266