How well do elderly people live in Schwerin in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern?

Schwerin is an urban municipality in the federal state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern. This location has a total population of circa ninety-six thousand residents, round about 54,000 households all in all and a ground area of roughly 130 km². The mean age is circa 45 years, 737 persons gather per square kilometer and about 1.8 persons per household live in Schwerin. The location is senior-friendly and is inhabited by a high number of elderly people. The mean distance to the nearest shop is with merely one hundred and ninety meters remarkably short, the next café is on average just 174 meters away, this city offers with 131 citizens per shop an exemplary supply for the daily needs and this city offers with 484 inhabitants per bar or restaurant a good kulinarische infrastructure. It has a high proportion of households without children. In one of the 32 public swimming pools you may relax, the next public swimming pool lies on average round about 2 kilometers away and the city offers many recreational areas.
436 m Average linear distance to the next dentist
174 m Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
190 m Average linear distance to the nearest shop

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Schwerin in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern at

Top urban municipalities for elderly people in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

In what way is Schwerin better for elderly people than the average?

Average linear distance to the next dentist
436m vs. 8.2km
436m vs. 8.2km
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
174m vs. 2.3km
174m vs. 2.3km
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
190m vs. 2.1km
190m vs. 2.1km
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
379m vs. 3.9km
379m vs. 3.9km
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
543m vs. 5.9km
543m vs. 5.9km
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
724m vs. 6.2km
724m vs. 6.2km
Average number of inhabitants per shop
131.4 vs. 412.5
131.4 vs. 412.5
Share of households without children in the total number of households
78.1% vs. 62%
78.1% vs. 62%
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
2.1km vs. 5.9km
2.1km vs. 5.9km
Inhabitants older than 65 years per restaurants, bars, pubs, fast food, cafés etc. in this region
104.5 vs. 122.3
104.5 vs. 122.3
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
483.9 vs. 655.8
483.9 vs. 655.8
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,545 vs. 1,878
1,545 vs. 1,878
Share of vegetation, water and sport areas (excluding agricultural areas) in relation to the total area (excluding agricultural areas)
64.5% vs. 32.8%
64.5% vs. 32.8%
Share of residents older than 65
24.4% vs. 21%
24.4% vs. 21%
People per km² older than 65 years
180 vs. 41.5
180 vs. 41.5

In what way is Schwerin in the average for elderly people?

Average number of inhabitants per pharmacy
3,833 vs. 4,014
3,833 vs. 4,014

In what way is Schwerin worse for elderly people than the average?

Average number of inhabitants per doctor
5,989 vs. 3,925
5,989 vs. 3,925
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
7,371 vs. 6,078
7,371 vs. 6,078
People per km²
736.7 vs. 197.6
736.7 vs. 197.6
Crime against life and limb per 100 inhabitants older than 65
1.7 vs. 0.7
1.7 vs. 0.7

Common numbers about Schwerin

Average age of the total population
44.6 vs. 44.2
44.6 vs. 44.2
Average number of inhabitants per household
1.8 vs. 2.3
1.8 vs. 2.3
People per km²
736.7 vs. 197.6
736.7 vs. 197.6
Share of green areas in the total area
46.7% vs. 65.7%
46.7% vs. 65.7%
Share of water areas in the total area
27.2% vs. 1%
27.2% vs. 1%
Total area
130.1km² vs. 32.3km²
130.1km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
53,820 vs. 3,339
53,820 vs. 3,339
Total population
95,818 vs. 6,887
95,818 vs. 6,887

Urban municipalities in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

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