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Greenock (/ˈɡriːnək/; Scottish Gaelic: Grianaig, pronounced [kɾʲiənɛkʲ]) is a town and administrative centre in the Inverclyde council area in Scotland and a former burgh within the historic county of Renfrewshire, located in the west central Lowlands of Scotland. It forms part of a contiguous urban area with Gourock to the west and Port Glasgow to the east. The 2011 census showed that Greenock had a population of 44,248, a decrease from the 46,861 recorded in the 2001 Census. It lies on the south bank of the Clyde at the "Tail of the Bank" where the River Clyde expands into the Firth of Clyde.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Greenock, United Kingdom. Explore Greenock travel guide before you plan your trip here. After your splendid visit to Greenock, you can proceed to an important near-by city of Edinburgh. Add Edinburgh to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Edinburgh Castle, Greyfriars Kirkyard, The Royal Mile. To explore Greenock, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

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Facts and Stats for Greenock*

  • Pollution Statistics in Greenock

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

    • Air Pollution 29.69 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 16.3 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 40.63 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 47 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 14.42 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 39 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18 (Very Low)
  • Greenock: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 38.05 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 41.52 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 49.34 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25.44 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 29.87 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.16 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65.22 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 74.78 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 42.76 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 54.13 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 31.8 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.9 (Moderate)
  • Living in Greenock - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Greenock is 185.69 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 54.93 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 84.78 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 31.13 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.76 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.44 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 84.47 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.07 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 119.08 (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 Greenock

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.13 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.6 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 69.17 USD

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

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