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Kunshan (Chinese: 昆山; pinyin: Kūnshān; Wade–Giles: K'un-shan; Wu: Khuonsae) is a satellite city in the greater Suzhou region. Administratively, it is a county-level city within the prefecture-level city of Suzhou. It is located in the southeastern part of Jiangsu province, adjacent to Shanghai Municipality. The total area of Kunshan is 921.3 square kilometers. The population of Kunshan is 1.647 million (by 2010). The household population is 730,000. Kunshan is regarded as one of the most economically successful county-level administrations in China. The GDP has grown substantially from around 20 billion yuan in 2000 to 300.1 billion yuan (approximately US$47.08 billion) in 2014, becoming the first county-level city with gross domestic products exceeding 300 billion yuan. The GDP per capita reached US$28,533 based on its permanent population account (1.65 million as of 2014). It was ranked first in the "25 Best County-level Cities in China" study by Forbes China for the sixth year running in 2014. With an immigrant population larger than the number of its permanent residents, Kunshan is the winner of the UN-HABITAT Scroll of Honour Award 2010 along with Singapore and Vienna, the most prestigious award given by the United Nations in recognition of work carried out in the field of human settlements development, for its innovative approach to granting migrants the right to essential services in the city. It also carries titles and awards such as a National Hygiene City, the Excellent Tourism City of China, and the National Garden City, as well as the National Model City of Environment Protection and the National Model Zone of Ecology.

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Kunshan in China offers a unique experience to travellers. When planning a trip to Kunshan, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Shanghai. Attractions in Shanghai include Nanjing Road, The Bund, Xintiandi. Tour packages of Kunshan are of 1 to 2 days duration.

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Facts and Stats for Kunshan*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kunshan

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

    • Air Pollution 81.03 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 71.59 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.65 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 37.5 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 57.61 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 36.96 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 61.54 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 30.68 (Low)
  • Kunshan: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 35.71 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 35.71 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 21.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 20.83 (Low)
    • Attacks 32.14 (Low)
    • Drug offense 39.29 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 67.86 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.17 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 28.57 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35.71 (Low)
  • Living in Kunshan - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 67.78 (High)
    • Climate Index 75.8 (High)
    • Pollution Index 75.83 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 20.67 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 16.74 (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 Kunshan

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.02 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.05 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 56.72 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 31.01 USD

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

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