Visit Glasgow - Best of Glasgow

Glasgow, the largest city in Scotland, is also the third most populated city in the United Kingdom. It is in the country's western region, located on the River Clyde. Glasgow grew from a small rural settlement on the River Clyde to become one of the largest seaports in Britain.

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Facts and Stats for Glasgow*

  • Pollution Statistics in Glasgow

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

    • Air Pollution 28.68 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40.38 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 49.07 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.39 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39.81 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 17.59 (Very Low)
  • Glasgow: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 39.29 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.36 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.79 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.84 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 30.04 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.75 (Low)
    • Attacks 50.21 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 66.12 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75.21 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 42.71 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 54.75 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 57.58 (Moderate)
  • Living in Glasgow - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Glasgow is 184.61 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 54.1 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.78 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.3 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 36.26 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 66.43 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 84.89 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.61 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 114.81 (Very 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 Glasgow

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.07 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.56 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.28 USD

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

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