This interactive ESPON CityBench Webtool enables you to compare or view similarity of major European Urban Zones on the basis of one or more indicators. The indicators are subdivided into several themes, and were derived from official data sources (ESPON, Eurostat, EEA) and from social media harvesting.

You may either go directly to the CityBench Webtool, or use the CityBench Wizard to help you get started in 3 simple steps.

Browse the tutorial videos to see how the tool can be used in different scenarios.

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showing cities in indicator range

Based on the following indicators: