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Rufisque is a city in the Dakar region of western Senegal, at the base of the Cap-Vert Peninsula. It has a population of 179,797 (2002 census). In the past it was an important port city in its own right, but is now a suburb of Dakar. Rufisque is also the capital of the department of the same name and is lying 25 kilometres (16 mi) south-east of Dakar, the capital of Senegal.


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Facts and Stats for Rufisque*

  • Pollution Statistics in Rufisque

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

    • Air Pollution 87.5 (Very High)
    • Water Pollution 73.21 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 48.21 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 83.93 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 82.14 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 76.56 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 82.14 (Very High)
  • Rufisque: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 37.5 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 20 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 65 (High)
    • Car Stealing 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 20 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 71.43 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 40 (Moderate)
  • Living in Rufisque - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 60.64 (High)
    • Climate Index 85.64 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 91.96 (Very High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.33 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.63 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 56.48 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 310.52 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 11.18 (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 Rufisque

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.27 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.96 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 26.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.92 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 31.37 USD

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

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