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 round about fifty-four thousand households in total, a population of 95,818 residents as a whole and a land area of about one hundred and thirty square kilometers. The mean age is round about 45 years, approximately 1.8 persons form an average household in Schwerin and approximately 737 persons gather per square kilometer. The mean distance to the nearest public pool is with merely 2.1 kilometers minuscule, the region has 32 own public indoor swimming pools and this region has many recreational areas. The location has with 484 citizens per gastronomic establishment a good infrastructure of inns, the next store lies on average in a distance of just one hundred and ninety meters, it offers with 131 inhabitants per local store a first class range of shopping facilities and the next guesthouse lies on average in a distance of merely 174 meters. The city is senior-friendly and is inhabited by many seniors. It has a high proportion of households without kids.
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 Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

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

Linear distance to dentist
Average linear distance to the next dentist
436m vs. 8.2km
436m vs. 8.2km
Linear distance to restaurant
Average linear distance to the nearest restaurant
174m vs. 2.3km
174m vs. 2.3km
Linear distance to shop
Average linear distance to the nearest shop
190m vs. 2.1km
190m vs. 2.1km
Linear distance to supermarket
Average linear distance to the next supermarket or groceries
379m vs. 3.9km
379m vs. 3.9km
Linear distance to pharmacy
Average linear distance to the next pharmacy
543m vs. 5.9km
543m vs. 5.9km
Linear distance to general practitioner
Average linear distance to the next general practitioner
724m vs. 6.2km
724m vs. 6.2km
Shop density
Average number of inhabitants per shop
131.4 vs. 412.5
131.4 vs. 412.5
Households without children
Share of households without children in the total number of households
78.1% vs. 62%
78.1% vs. 62%
Linear distance to public swimming
Average linear distance to the next public swimming facility
2.1km vs. 5.9km
2.1km vs. 5.9km
Gastronomy for elderly people
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
Restaurant density
Average number of inhabitants per restaurant
483.9 vs. 655.8
483.9 vs. 655.8
Supermarket Density
Average number of inhabitants per supermarket
1,545 vs. 1,878
1,545 vs. 1,878
Recreation & leisure areas
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%
Residents older than 65
Share of residents older than 65
24.4% vs. 21%
24.4% vs. 21%
Population density older than 65
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?

Pharmacy density
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?

Doctor density
Average number of inhabitants per doctor
5,989 vs. 3,925
5,989 vs. 3,925
Dentist density
Average number of inhabitants per dentist
7,371 vs. 6,078
7,371 vs. 6,078
Low population density
People per km²
736.7 vs. 197.6
736.7 vs. 197.6
Violent crime elderly people
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
Average age of the total population
44.6 vs. 44.2
44.6 vs. 44.2
Average household size
Average number of inhabitants per household
1.8 vs. 2.3
1.8 vs. 2.3
Population density
People per km²
736.7 vs. 197.6
736.7 vs. 197.6
Green areas
Share of green areas in the total area
46.7% vs. 65.7%
46.7% vs. 65.7%
Water areas
Share of water areas in the total area
27.2% vs. 1%
27.2% vs. 1%
Total area
Total area
130.1km² vs. 32.3km²
130.1km² vs. 32.3km²
Total households
Total households
53,820 vs. 3,339
53,820 vs. 3,339
Total population
Total population
95,818 vs. 6,887
95,818 vs. 6,887

Urban municipalities in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern

| Sources: Landuse: OpenStreetMap contributors | Population: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis), © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Households: © Statistisches Bundesamt (Destatis) | Education: OpenStreetMap contributors | Living: OpenStreetMap contributors | Health: OpenStreetMap contributors | Public safety: PKS Bundeskriminalamt, 2019, Kreis - Falltabellen | Recreation: OpenStreetMap contributors, OpenStreetMap contributors |