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Productivity vs. population: 10 years of global cities

29/07/2016

To be a successful global city, there needs to be a strong, growing – and productive – population.

This chart plays back some of the expected increases in people (in millions) and the productivity of those people (as measured by Gross Domestic Product or GDP).

The ideal place to be here is heading towards the top-right corner of the chart. Filter options by region or take a look at the top cities of the Schroders Global Cities Index. 

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