The Economist has published an updated smart city ranking, putting Amsterdam in 2nd place.
Digital Cities Index 2022
The Digital Cities Index (DCI) 2022, developed by Economist Impact and supported by NEC, considers four key pillars of digital connectivity, services, culture and sustainability in order to assess the extent and impact of digitisation in a selection of 30 global cities.
What are the top ranking cities in 2022?
The first iteration of the DCI provides a global ranking of 30 cities based on 17 indicators and 48 sub-indicators.
The top-performing cities are Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Beijing, London and Seoul, with the latter two cities tied in fourth position.