Tournament of Cities Sources


Tournament of Cities: Europe


Higher population:

Closer to prime meridian:

More green space per capita:

More average annual precipitation (mm):

Later date of Allied capture in World War II:


Tournament of Cities: Africa

Closer to equator

Higher elevation

More total years as the national capital*

Greater percentage of its country’s total population

More universities


Tournament of Cities: Asia

Closer to the coast:

Earlier date of establishment:

More skyscrapers (buildings over 150m):

Lower population density of city proper:

Higher GDP:


Tournament of Cities: U.S.

Lower average commute time

More total annual airport passenger boardings

More doctors per capita

Higher startup survival rate

More Big Four sports teams