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Rostock (German pronunciation: [ˈʁɔstɔk] ) is the largest city in the north German state Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. Rostock is on the Warnow river; the district of Warnemünde 12 kilometres (7 miles) north of the city centre is directly on the Baltic Sea coast. Rostock is home to one of the oldest universities in the world, the University of Rostock, founded in 1419. The city territory of Rostock stretches for about 20 km (12 mi) along the Warnow to the Baltic Sea. The largest built-up area of Rostock is on the western side of the river. The eastern part of its territory is dominated by industrial estates and the forested Rostock Heath. Rostock is considered as the only regiopolis in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern.


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Facts and Stats for Rostock*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rostock

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

    • Air Pollution 15 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 8.33 (Very Low)
  • Rostock: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 25 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 20 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 20 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 35 (Low)
    • Attacks 30 (Low)
    • Drug offense 30 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 95 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 65 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 35 (Low)
  • Living in Rostock - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 72.19 (High)
    • Pollution Index 13.56 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 81.94 (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 Rostock

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.11 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.12 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.61 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 96.62 USD

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

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