Innovation Cities™ Index 2022-2023: Russia – Most Developed and Innovative Cities

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Who are Russia's most developed and innovative cities?

Based on the 16th annual Innovation Cities™ Index city rankings process by 2THINKNOW. Original quantitative method, based on 162 indicators (including consideration of 1000+ data point inputs) per city. Est. 2007.

Why This Ranking?

Breadth of indicators covers areas of innovation that 500 cities are focused on. Such as: digital, liveability, smart, economic development, mobility (transport), tourism and trade, place branding, start-ups, sustainability. The city ranking has over a decade of results, making analysis possible. Detailed data is also available to order.

These city rankings measure pre-conditions for innovation. Results are available globally (500 cities or top 100), or by region/nation.

The 162 Indicators cover key areas for city innovation such as: digital transformation, technology, startups, economic development, sustainability, liveability, mobility and other areas. Above average scores across many indicators result in a higher rank. Thus, making cities that rank high, more well-balanced. You can order city data at any level.

Indicators map to key government departments or industries.

The Innovation Cities™ Index was established in 2007. We seek to definitively answer the question - 'which are the world's most innovative cities '?



Based on 162 standard Indicators with underlying Data Points from 2THINKNOW's awesome City Benchmarking Data set. Making it easy to compare cities.

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Russia World City Rankings Results for 2022-2023

Instructions for Use: Yes, the top-level Innovation Cities™ Index results are always free to track and monitor. You can publish this list, please attribute it correctly - see 'Reproducing this list' below the table. Just, register for email updates here.

Data Detail: The data is available for purchase at Indicator level. Used by govt, cities, finance, insurance, consultants and businesses. We also will work with you on analysis, training workshops and reports based on insights from 500 cities of data.

2St PetersburgSt PetersburgNODE422-1641271
3YekaterinburgSverdlovsk OblastUPSTART344+13991506
4KazanTatarstanUPSTART333- 1411633
5NovosibirskNovosibirsk OblastUPSTART337+2412940
7KaliningradKaliningrad OblastUPSTART326- 1429603
8Nizhny NovgorodNizhny NovgorodUPSTART329+1430920
9KrasnoyarskKrasnoyarsk KraiUPSTART3212+3431685
10SamaraSamara OblastUPSTART328- 24321154
11PermPerm KraiUPSTART3215+44331019
12OmskOmsk OblastUPSTART3113+1445963
13VladivostokPrimorsky KraiUPSTART3111- 24471457
14VolgogradVolgograd OblastUPSTART315- 94481459
15SaratovSaratov OblastUPSTART2914- 14631208
16TomskTomsk OblastUPSTART2916-4651366
17OrenburgOrenburg OblastUPSTART2917-466971
18TolyattiSamara OblastUPSTART2819+14761365
19BarnaulAltai KraiUPSTART2820+1478109
20IzhevskUdmurt Republic02718- 2486573
Region Definition

Definition of list: All cities ranked from Russia.

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