This Wednesday, October 13, the application specializing in EasyPark parking is publishing the world ranking of cities of the future. In the category of municipalities with between 50,000 and 600,000 inhabitants, Dijon (Côte-d’Or), comes in 38th place.
Dijon at the cutting edge of technology. According to the world ranking of the EasyPark application, the capital of the Côte-d’Or is among the Top 50 municipalities of the future with a population between 50,000 and 600,000.
The list of cities of tomorrow is “a set of data that assesses the technological solutions that cities around the world are using to improve the lives of their citizens and their efforts in terms of sustainable development”, describe l’application EasyPark, which allows its users to easily find a parking space.
Dijon just behind Reims
Cocorico, Dijon comes in 38th place in the category of municipalities with 50,000 to 600,000 inhabitants. Well installed behind another French city: Reims. In this list, we also find Angers (31st). Lund in Sweden is in the lead.
The study shows which global cities are at the forefront of adopting technological advancements and are proving to be the most sustainable, innovative and advanced places in the world.
“We split this study into three categories based on the population of each metropolis. After assessing thousands of urban areas around the world, we ranked the 50 cities with the highest score in each population size category.”, indique EasyPark.
Dijon score: 63.72 out of 100
In detail, four areas were determined to establish this classification: the digital behavior of inhabitants, innovation in transport, technological innovation in companies and the ecological footprint.
On all of these criteria, Dijon then obtains an average score of 63.72 out of 100. Among the main strengths of the city, its innovation in parking where it obtains 82.18 out of 100, the proportion of electronic payments made. by its inhabitants and businesses (76.48 out of 100) and its action in favor of the climate (79 out of 100).
In the category of cities with more than 3 million inhabitants, London in the United Kingdom finishes first. Paris arrives for its part 13th in the world. Other French municipalities present in the ranking: Montpellier, Lyon, Toulouse and Bordeaux which rank respectively 42, 45, 47 and 48th in the category of urban areas with a population of 600,000 to 3 million inhabitants. In this list, Copenhagen in Denmark takes the lead.