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Gatineau (/ˈɡætᵻnoʊ/, French pronunciation: ​[ɡatino]), officially Ville de Gatineau, is a city in western Quebec, Canada. It is the fourth largest city in the province after Montreal, Quebec City, and Laval. It is located on the northern bank of the Ottawa River, immediately across from Ottawa, together with which it forms Canada's National Capital Region. As of 2011 Gatineau had a population of 265,349, and a metropolitan population of 314,501. The Ottawa–Gatineau census metropolitan area had a population of 1,236,324. Gatineau is coextensive with a territory equivalent to a regional county municipality (TE) and census division (CD) of the same name, whose geographical code is 81. It is the seat of the judicial district of Hull.

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Is Gatineau in Canada on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. After your splendid visit to Gatineau, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Kingston. Attractions in Kingston include Fort Henry, Kingston Waterfront, Correctional Service Of Canada Museum. Also, to reach Gatineau, you'll have to take a flight to Kingston; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Gatineau*

  • Pollution Statistics in Gatineau

    Know the pollution level of Gatineau before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 2.78 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Gatineau: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Gatineau for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Gatineau.

    • Burglary and Theft 35 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 32.5 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 60 (High)
    • Attacks 15 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 90 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 72.5 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 10 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 37.5 (Low)
  • Living in Gatineau - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Gatineau is 149.4 (High)

    • Safety Index 69.39 (High)
    • Climate Index 43.59 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 24.33 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 70.6 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 22.04 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.54 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.11 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Gatineau

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Gatineau

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.16 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 49.55 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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