Poltava Tourism, Ukraine

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Poltava (Ukrainian, Russian: Полта́ва, Ukrainian pronunciation: [poɫˈtɑwɑ]) is a city located on the Vorskla River in central Ukraine. It is the capital city of the Poltava Oblast (province) and of the surrounding Poltava Raion (district) of the oblast. Poltava's estimated population is 294,962 as of 2015.


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Facts and Stats for Poltava*

  • Pollution Statistics in Poltava

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

    • Air Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Poltava: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 65 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 50 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 80 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 50 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 40 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 35 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 70 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 20 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 60 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 55 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55 (Moderate)
  • Living in Poltava - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 42.81 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 36.21 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.5 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 28.19 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 23.61 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 18.68 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 22.86 (Very Low)
    • 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 Poltava

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 3.83 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 68.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 83.07 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.1 USD

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

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