Western Europe

Lisbon

Portugal's colorful waterfront capital has a postcard-perfect appearance and a laidback atmosphere, perfect for the delicious food served during the day and lively parties hosted at night. The country's economic heart, Lisbon has also been recognized as a global city for its importance in finance, commerce, media, trade, entertainment, education and arts. With a Mediterranean climate despite its Atlantic setting, the city enjoys a warm sunny climate for most of the year, which has had a big influence on its culture and status as a major tourist destination.

City rank out of 77 cities

Price level
42
Earning level
40
Purchasing power
48
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Facts about Lisbon

Price Level Index
Lisbon
70.0
New York
100.0
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1
5
42
77
Earnings Level Index
Lisbon
32.1
New York
100.0
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1
7
40
77
Working Time
Lisbon
0/ 36.3m
New York
0/ 15.2m
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1
12
47
77
Purchasing Power Index
Lisbon
45.8
New York
100.0
Global rankingShow all cities
1
10
48
77
Did you know…
According to the estimates of most historians, Lisbon is actually older than Rome by four full centuries, and is the second-oldest European capital after Athens.