Hanover Region Tourism

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Hanover Region (German: Region Hannover) is a district in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts of Heidekreis, Celle, Gifhorn, Peine, Hildesheim, Hamelin-Pyrmont, Schaumburg and Nienburg. The District of Hanover has a unique legal status among the districts of Lower Saxony. It includes the City of Hanover, the state capital, which has the same privileges as a city that is not part of a district. As a consequence, the District is much larger in population than any other district of the state. Its administrative body is the Regionsparlament (engl.: "regional parliament"), headed by the Regionspräsident or "region president" (Hauke Jagau (SPD) since 2006). The members of the Regionsparlament are elected once every five years and the Regionspräsident is elected once every eight years in local elections.


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Facts and Stats for Hanover Region*

  • Pollution Statistics in Hanover Region

    Know the pollution level of Hanover Region before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 6.25 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • Hanover Region: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 43.18 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 42.05 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.71 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 19.05 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 38.64 (Low)
    • Attacks 38.1 (Low)
    • Drug offense 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 81.82 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 36.36 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.75 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.19 (Moderate)
  • Living in Hanover Region - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Hanover Region is 213.33 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 61.22 (High)
    • Climate Index 83.48 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 24.43 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 33 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 69.91 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 74.21 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.28 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 173.16 (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 Hanover Region

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Hanover Region

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.31 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 89.84 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 95.04 USD

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

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