OPENCities Monitor

OPENCities Monitor includes 53 internationally comparable indicators, aggregated into 11 areas. It has been commissioned by the British Council and developed by BAK Basel Economics Ltd. The data has been collated in 2012 from most up-to-date available sources, It currently includes 26 cities from different continents. Our objective is to engage 100 cities for the next data collection exercise.

See methodology for further details on elaboration of the OPENCities Monitor and download the technical details (archive pdf) for a summary of process and content.

Tutorials

OPENCities Monitor Tutorial

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OPENCities is a BAKBASEL project in partnership with cities around the world. Our purpose is to build mutually beneficial relationships between people in the UK and other countries and to increase appreciation of the UK's creative ideas and achievements. We are registered in England as a charity.