The Institute for Management Development, in collaboration with Singapore University for Technology and Design (SUTD), has released the Smart City Index 2020. In 2020 Smart City Index, 109 cities were surveyed.
The index ranks cities based on economic and technological data, as well as by their citizens’ perceptions of how “smart” their cities are. The index has been topped by Singapore, followed by Helsinki and Zurich as top three smart cities. In the 2020 Smart City Index, Hyderabad was the top Indian city, placed at the 85th position. The Indian cities have witnessed a significant drop in their rankings in the Smart City Index 2020.
List of Indian cities in the index:
- Hyderabad: 85 (67th in 2019)
- New Delhi: 86 (68th in 2019)
- Mumbai: 93 (78th in 2019)
- Bengaluru: 95 (79th in 2019)