Innovation Cities™ Index 2014: Europe

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europeCity innovation classifications and rankings 2014 for Europe & Russia.

World’s largest city classification and global ranking with 153 European cities from 445 benchmark cities classified, and top 45 European cities ranked in 2014. Based on 2thinknow analysis of cities on 162 city indicators, in what our analysts term the ‘global innovation economy’. Annual city scores and ranking since 2007. City indicators data from 2thinknow City Benchmarking Data program.

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Innovation Cities Index 2014 : Europe

2014 Indexes: Global | Top 100Americas | EuropeAsiaEmerging
Europe Sub-Regions:
Europe | Russia

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Region Rank Global Rank Classification City State Country Index Score
1 3 1 NEXUS London United Kingdom 56
2 5 1 NEXUS Paris France 56
3 6 1 NEXUS Vienna Austria 56
4 7 1 NEXUS Munich Germany 56
5 8 1 NEXUS Amsterdam Netherlands 55
6 9 1 NEXUS Copenhagen Denmark 55
7 13 1 NEXUS Berlin Germany 54
8 16 1 NEXUS Stockholm Sweden 53
9 18 1 NEXUS Hamburg Germany 53
10 19 1 NEXUS Lyon France 53
11 22 1 NEXUS Stuttgart Germany 52
12 24 1 NEXUS Tel Aviv Israel 52
13 25 1 NEXUS Helsinki Finland 52
14 29 1 NEXUS Manchester United Kingdom 52
15 30 1 NEXUS Frankfurt Germany 52
16 32 1 NEXUS Oslo Norway 51
17 33 1 NEXUS Leipzig Germany 51
18 38 1 NEXUS Brussels Belgium 50
19 41 2 HUB Marseille France 49
20 43 2 HUB Düsseldorf Germany 49
21 45 2 HUB Strasbourg France 49
22 51 2 HUB The Hague Netherlands 48
23 53 2 HUB Cologne Germany 48
24 54 2 HUB Bordeaux France 48
25 56 2 HUB Barcelona Spain 48
26 58 2 HUB Milan Italy 48
27 59 2 HUB Zürich Switzerland 48
28 62 2 HUB Prague Czech Republic 48
29 63 2 HUB Moscow Russia 48
30 64 2 HUB Budapest Hungary 48
31 66 2 HUB Edinburgh United Kingdom 47
32 68 2 HUB Toulouse France 47
33 71 2 HUB Rotterdam Netherlands 47
34 72 2 HUB Dresden Germany 47
35 73 2 HUB Geneva Switzerland 47
36 75 2 HUB Karlsruhe Germany 47
37 76 2 HUB Rome Italy 47
38 77 2 HUB Bilbao Spain 47
39 79 2 HUB Hannover Germany 47
40 80 2 HUB Nantes France 47
41 81 2 HUB St Petersburg Russia 47
42 89 2 HUB Montpellier France 46
43 93 2 HUB Madrid Spain 46
44 94 2 HUB Torino Italy 46
45 96 2 HUB Glasgow United Kingdom 46
46 103 2 HUB Nice France 46
47 104 2 HUB Belgrade Serbia 46
48 107 2 HUB Mannheim-Heidelberg Germany 45
49 108 2 HUB Dublin Ireland 45
50 109 2 HUB Warsaw Poland 45
51 110 2 HUB Nuremberg Germany 45
52 111 2 HUB Antwerp Belgium 45
53 112 2 HUB Essen Germany 45
54 113 2 HUB Eindhoven North Brabant Netherlands 45
55 114 2 HUB Bristol United Kingdom 45
56 115 2 HUB Bonn Germany 45
57 116 2 HUB Dortmund Germany 45
58 124 2 HUB Lille France 45
59 126 2 HUB Luxembourg Luxembourg 45
60 130 2 HUB Jerusalem Israel 45
61 135 2 HUB Aachen Germany 45
62 136 2 HUB Liverpool United Kingdom 45
63 137 2 HUB Kiel Germany 45
64 143 3 NODE Reims France 44
65 147 3 NODE Graz Austria 44
66 148 3 NODE Lisbon Portugal 44
67 149 3 NODE Bremen Germany 44
68 150 3 NODE Linz Austria 44
69 151 3 NODE Utrecht Netherlands 44
70 154 3 NODE Oporto Portugal 44
71 155 3 NODE Basel Switzerland 44
72 156 3 NODE Odense Southern Denmark Denmark 44
73 163 3 NODE Bochum North Rhine-Westphalia Germany 44
74 165 3 NODE Duisburg North Rhine-Westphalia Germany 44
75 171 3 NODE Rennes France 44
76 173 3 NODE Saint-Étienne Rhône-Alpes France 43
77 174 3 NODE Leuven Flemish Brabant Belgium 43
78 175 3 NODE Rouen Haute-Normandie France 43
79 179 3 NODE Lucerne Switzerland 43
80 180 3 NODE Malmö Scania Sweden 43
81 199 3 NODE Ljubljana Slovenia 43
82 203 3 NODE Bern Switzerland 43
83 204 3 NODE Birmingham United Kingdom 43
84 207 3 NODE Belfast United Kingdom 43
85 209 3 NODE Cannes France 43
86 210 3 NODE Salzburg Austria 43
87 211 3 NODE Kingston-Upon-Hull United Kingdom 43
88 212 3 NODE Dijon Bourgogne France 43
89 213 3 NODE Yekaterinburg Sverdlovsk Oblast Russia 43
90 214 3 NODE Florence Italy 43
91 215 3 NODE Cardiff United Kingdom 43
92 216 3 NODE Leeds United Kingdom 43
93 222 3 NODE Kazan Tatarstan Russia 42
94 227 3 NODE Gothenburg Sweden 42
95 230 3 NODE Le Havre Upper Normandy France 42
96 233 3 NODE Zagreb Croatia 42
97 235 3 NODE Bratislava Slovakia 42
98 237 3 NODE Gdansk Poland 42
99 239 3 NODE Venice Italy 42
100 241 3 NODE Grenoble Rhône-Alpes France 42
101 243 3 NODE Gent Belgium 42
102 244 3 NODE Coventry United Kingdom 42
103 246 3 NODE Liège Belgium 42
104 247 3 NODE Bath & NE Somerset United Kingdom 42
105 250 3 NODE Athens Greece 41
106 252 3 NODE Sheffield Yorkshire United Kingdom 41
107 253 3 NODE Novosibirsk Novosibirsk Oblast Russia 41
108 257 3 NODE Tallinn Estonia 41
109 259 3 NODE Metz Lorraine France 41
110 264 3 NODE Limoges Limousin France 41
111 266 3 NODE Samara Samara Oblast Russia 41
112 269 3 NODE Bologna Italy 41
113 270 3 NODE Parma Italy 41
114 282 3 NODE Nizhny Novgorod Russia 40
115 284 3 NODE Riga Latvia 40
116 285 3 NODE Málaga Spain 40
117 287 3 NODE Verona Italy 40
118 289 3 NODE Newcastle-upon-Tyne United Kingdom 40
119 291 3 NODE Sofia Bulgaria 40
120 292 3 NODE Pamplona Spain 40
121 296 3 NODE Seville Spain 40
122 299 3 NODE Valencia Spain 40
123 303 3 NODE Krasnoyarsk Krasnoyarsk Krai Russia 40
124 309 4 INFLUENCER Trieste Italy 39
125 312 4 INFLUENCER Bucharest Romania 39
126 314 4 INFLUENCER Kaliningrad Kaliningrad Oblast Russia 39
127 317 4 INFLUENCER Rostov-na-Donu Russia 39
128 329 4 INFLUENCER Padova Italy 39
129 330 4 INFLUENCER Modena Italy 39
130 331 4 INFLUENCER Vilnius Lithuania 39
131 332 4 INFLUENCER Katowice Poland 39
132 333 4 INFLUENCER Reykjavik Iceland 39
133 334 4 INFLUENCER Kraków Poland 39
134 343 4 INFLUENCER Tomsk Tomsk Oblast Russia 38
135 346 4 INFLUENCER Kosice Slovakia 38
136 349 4 INFLUENCER Gijón Asturias Spain 38
137 354 4 INFLUENCER Perm Perm Krai Russia 38
138 355 4 INFLUENCER Saratov Saratov Oblast Russia 38
139 358 4 INFLUENCER Brno South Moravian Region Czech Republic 38
140 359 4 INFLUENCER Dubrovnik Croatia 38
141 368 4 INFLUENCER Thessaloniki Greece 37
142 371 4 INFLUENCER Omsk Omsk Oblast Russia 37
143 376 4 INFLUENCER Chrisinau Moldova 36
144 378 4 INFLUENCER Volgograd Volgograd Oblast Russia 36
145 381 4 INFLUENCER Vladivostok Primorsky Krai Russia 36
146 385 4 INFLUENCER Tirana Albania 35
147 392 4 INFLUENCER Timisoara Romania 35
148 394 4 INFLUENCER Izhevsk Udmurt Republic Russia 35
149 404 5 UPSTART Granada Spain 34
150 405 5 UPSTART Barnaul Altai Krai Russia 34
151 407 5 UPSTART Orenburg Orenburg Oblast Russia 34
152 408 5 UPSTART Tolyatti Samara Oblast Russia 34
153 431 Skopje Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of 29

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