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Located on the coast of Indian Ocean, Port Elizabeth is one of the largest cities of South Africa. Fondly known as friendly city or windy city, Port Elizabeth tourism welcomes you with its rustic charm, nature enclaves and exotic hospitability!

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Facts and Stats for Port Elizabeth*

  • Pollution Statistics in Port Elizabeth

    Know the pollution level of Port Elizabeth before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 20.83 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 67.86 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 32.14 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 32.14 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 46.43 (Moderate)
  • Port Elizabeth: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 80 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 77.54 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 82.08 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 85 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 64.22 (High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 70.61 (High)
    • Attacks 71.67 (High)
    • Drug offense 74.58 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 46.19 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 14.58 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 56.78 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50.83 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 73.73 (High)
  • Living in Port Elizabeth - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Port Elizabeth is 145.83 (High)

    • Safety Index 25.87 (Low)
    • Climate Index 98.81 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 39.2 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45.5 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 40.29 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 62.1 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.2 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 75.57 (Moderate)
    • 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 Port Elizabeth

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Port Elizabeth

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.2 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.99 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36.7 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 89.37 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 51.95 USD

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

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