Innovation Cities™ Index 2019: Asia


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AsiaAsian cities ranking 2019 & city classification from 12th annual Innovation Cities™ Index by 2thinknow city ranking for Japan, Australia, NZ, China, India, Korea and Asia-Pacific.

2thinknow city ranking for innovation since 2007.

Part of the world’s largest global city ranking, the Innovation Cities™ Index, with 500 benchmark cities classified and ranked globally, featuring 108 cities in Asia region (12 Japan, 17 Australia & NZ, 44 China, 13 India and 22 Korea and Asia Pacific Other) this year.

FAQ

This city rankings includes tech, smart, startups and other aspects of a good city to live,  work and play based on economic opportunity for innovators. The Innovation Cities™ Indexes measure each cities potential as an innovation economy at the current time, since 2007.

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162 City Indicators

Based on 162 standard indicators with underlying Data Points from 2thinknow's awesome City Benchmarking Data set - all available to order for single cities or sets of cities. If you want more background information, order the Innovation Cities™ Analysis Report (info, order)

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Data on 1 City

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Data Comparing Cities

Order the data you need as raw Data Points (info, order) or 162 City Indicators (info, order) for set of 10+ cities, or order a City Scorecard (info, order). Or contact us for anything else.

Index Resources

All 2019 Indexes: Top 100GlobalAmericas | EuropeAsiaEmerging > Download Excel + Newsletter

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While the Innovation Cities™ Index is free, detailed data is always available for purchase.

ASIA RANKCITYGEOGRAPHYSTATE/PROVINCEGROUPINGSCORECLASSGLOBAL RANKCITY ID
1TokyoJapanTokyoJAPAN58NEXUS21361
2SingaporeSingaporeSingaporeASIA55NEXUS51240
3MelbourneAustraliaVICANZ54NEXUS11811
4SeoulSouth KoreaSeoulASIA53NEXUS141218
5SydneyAustraliaNSWANZ53NEXUS151300
6BeijingChinaBeijingCHINA50NEXUS26125
7ShanghaiChinaShanghaiCHINA49NEXUS331227
8OsakaJapanOsakaJAPAN48NEXUS372112
9TaipeiTaiwanTaiwanCHINA47NEXUS441313
10BrisbaneAustraliaQLDANZ46NEXUS48186
11ShenzhenChinaGuangdongCHINA46NEXUS531230
12Hong KongChinaHong KongCHINA46NEXUS56522
13BangkokThailandBangkokASIA45HUB71101
14GuangzhouChinaGuangdongCHINA45HUB74468
15KyotoJapanKyotoJAPAN44HUB80700
16Kuala LumpurMalaysiaKuala LumpurASIA44HUB81689
17MumbaiIndiaMaharashtraINDIA44HUB85862
18BusanSouth KoreaASIA43HUB911553
19PerthAustraliaWAANZ43HUB1011020
20AucklandNew ZealandGreater AucklandANZ42HUB11081
21NagoyaJapanAichiJAPAN42HUB117877
22JakartaIndonesiaJakartaASIA42HUB119582
23WellingtonNew ZealandWellingtonANZ42HUB1201473
24DelhiIndiaDelhiINDIA42HUB127332
25BangaloreIndiaKarnatakaINDIA41HUB139100
26FukuokaJapanFukuoka PrefectureJAPAN41HUB142423
27YokohamaJapanKanagawaJAPAN41HUB1471508
28AdelaideAustraliaSAANZ41HUB15413
29CanberraAustraliaACTANZ41HUB160219
30SapporoJapanHokkaidoJAPAN40NODE1871546
31IncheonSouth KoreaASIA40NODE1911550
32DaeguSouth KoreaNorth GyeongsangASIA40NODE1991552
33ChristchurchNew ZealandSouth islandANZ39NODE209273
34Gold CoastAustraliaQLDANZ39NODE2141533
35ChennaiIndiaTamil NaduINDIA39NODE224255
36DaejeonSouth KoreaChungnamASIA39NODE2291613
37ChongqingChinaChongqingCHINA39NODE237272
38ManilaPhilippinesManilaASIA39NODE239783
39NingboChinaZhejiangCHINA39NODE2401683
40TianjinChinaTianjinCHINA39NODE2421349
41WuhanChinaHubeiCHINA39NODE2431488
42SuzhouChinaJiangsuCHINA39NODE2441297
43KawasakiJapanJAPAN38NODE254632
44HiroshimaJapanHiroshima Prefecture,JAPAN38NODE256514
45NagasakiJapanNagasakiJAPAN38NODE265876
46NanjingChinaJiangsuCHINA38NODE269883
47HangzhouChinaZhejiangCHINA38NODE279488
48HobartAustraliaTASANZ37NODE290518
49NewcastleAustraliaNSWANZ37NODE2931531
50KaohsiungTaiwanTaiwanCHINA37NODE2941610
51UlsanSouth KoreaASIA37NODE2981551
52ChengduChinaSichuanCHINA37NODE307254
53XiamenChinaFujianCHINA37NODE3081493
54WollongongAustraliaNSWANZ36NODE3101555
55GeelongAustraliaVICANZ36NODE3131530
56ColomboSri LankaASIA36NODE314292
57KagoshimaJapanJAPAN36NODE316600
58SuwonSouth KoreaGyeonggi-doASIA36NODE3181614
59HyderabadIndiaAndhra PradeshINDIA36NODE321531
60Ho Chi Minh CityVietnamSouth VietnamASIA36NODE324517
61WuxiChinaJiangsuCHINA36NODE3301490
62TainanTaiwanTaiwanCHINA36NODE3321312
63WenzhouChinaZhejiangCHINA36NODE3331676
64DalianChinaLiaoningCHINA36NODE336324
65QingdaoChinaShandongCHINA36NODE3381078
66FuzhouChinaFujianCHINA36NODE3391693
67TaichungTaiwanTaiwanCHINA36NODE3412086
68PuneIndiaMaharashtraINDIA36NODE3421076
69ShenyangChinaLiaoningCHINA36NODE3431554
70DongguanChinaGuangdongCHINA36NODE344347
71KolkataIndiaWest BengalINDIA35NODE348670
72QuanzhouChinaFujianCHINA35NODE3551675
73AhmedabadIndiaGujaratINDIA35NODE35717
74Xi'anChinaShaanxiCHINA35NODE3591494
75NantongChinaJiangsuCHINA35NODE3601689
76FoshanChinaGuangdongCHINA35NODE361406
77KunmingChinaYunnanCHINA35NODE3621682
78NanningChinaGuangxiCHINA35NODE3631690
79HarbinChinaHeilongjiangCHINA35NODE364492
80NanchangChinaJiangxiCHINA35NODE3651678
81TaiyuanChinaShanxiCHINA35NODE3661680
82FujiJapanJAPAN34UPSTART370416
83YangzhouChinaJiangsuCHINA34UPSTART3751750
84JinanChinaShandongCHINA34UPSTART3801677
85MacauChinaMacauCHINA34UPSTART381760
86ZhengzhouChinaHenanCHINA34UPSTART3821611
87ZhuhaiChinaGuangdongCHINA34UPSTART3831524
88BendigoAustraliaVICANZ34UPSTART3841529
89QueenstownNew ZealandOtagoANZ33UPSTART3861541
90BallaratAustraliaVICANZ33UPSTART3881528
91Changchun, JilinChinaJilinCHINA33UPSTART3921608
92HanoiVietnamHanoiASIA34UPSTART397490
93ZhongshanChinaGuangdongCHINA33UPSTART3992073
94HefeiChinaAnhuiCHINA33UPSTART4011685
95JaipurIndiaRajasthanINDIA32UPSTART404581
96Petaling JayaMalaysiaSelangorASIA32UPSTART4091615
97Yantai-WeihaiChinaShandongCHINA32UPSTART4101609
98ShantouChinaGuangdongCHINA32UPSTART4111674
99YangonBurmaYangon RegionASIA32UPSTART4121501
100LucknowIndiaUttar PradeshINDIA30UPSTART436749
101SuratIndiaGujaratINDIA30UPSTART4391294
102DhakaBangladeshDhaka DivisionASIA30UPSTART445338
103BandungIndonesiaWest JavaASIA30UPSTART4481612
104ChittagongBangladeshChittagongASIA29UPSTART4531607
105Phnom Penh, CamCambodiaPhnom PenhASIA29UPSTART4571028
106UlaanbaatarMongoliaASIA28UPSTART4611407
107KanpurIndiaUttar PradeshINDIA28UPSTART464613
108MaduraiIndiaTamil NaduINDIA28UPSTART4661545

All 2019 Indexes: Top 100GlobalAmericas | EuropeAsiaEmerging > Download Excel + Newsletter

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