Comparative City Data set

Best available city data to measure cities worldwide.

City Benchmarking Data™ is key industry or community data intelligence on any cities worldwide. Only from 2thinknow.

2thinknow produce the largest independent analyst data-set benchmarking city performance worldwide, with up to 162 indicators of data available to purchase for over 1,600 urban centers in 2011-12.

All data is delivered 'ready-to-go', licensed for your organizational use in multiple formats including spreadsheets, graphs and slides.

As seen in the Boston Globe or Reuters through the Innovation Cities™ Program and Index, and purchased by R&D departments, management consultants, multi-national corporations, city governments, chambers, trade boards, mayors, think tanks, tech firms and others worldwide.


Customer City Data Uses


Industry data by location

2thinknow have created a number of projects since 2006. Our group since 1999 have created scorecards to measure change performance. Our group created Australia's first environmental scorecard for retailers at LendLease. In 2010, we revised LBG's data process for benchmarking major Australian corporations for Corporate Social Responsibility.

Government Policy Data

2thinknow have worked on quick end-to-end projects for government based on design of scorecards and metrics. In 2009 we designed communication dashboards for state government ministers and their advisers to measure change.

Community Social Innovation Metrics

We design scorecards for various community purposes, and our group has done work for the Anglican Retirement, Catholic Education and various NGOs seeking to embrace change in financial and business arrangements.


With Comparative Cities Data (CCD) select a basket of cities (from 500+ choices) and select a mix of indicators, and receive the data you need. The most comprehensive global comparative city benchmarking data - covering all our indexed cities - is available from 2thinknow.

As used by the world's top management consulting firms, Fortune 500 companies and government, but provided directly to you.

Comparative City Data on your selected cities for your selected data points &/or indicators. Data is supplied and licensed for the single most current year available as per licensing below.