Erlangen scores in renowned rankings

Stand: 06.02.2023

Erlangen as a business location is one of the top addresses with the best future prospects.

The business location Erlangen is a future location with excellent prospects. In renowned city rankings, Erlangen recently impressively demonstrated its top position nationwide. The Prognos research institute attests to our city's very good future prospects. In the Future Atlas 2022, Erlangen landed in second place behind the district of Munich. According to Prognos, no other location in Germany offers better opportunities in the labor market. In addition, Erlangen is also among the top 10 in the area of "Competition & Innovation."

Once again, Erlangen was able to impress in the latest city ranking by WirtschaftsWoche, ImmoScout24 and IW Consult. The city ranking is the most comprehensive municipal performance check in Germany. Compared were district-free cities from 100 000 inhabitants on the basis of more than 100 disciplines.
As the only one of 71 cities the city made it in all three evaluations under the TOP four. Thus the level ranking (place 2) evaluates the current living, working and economic situation of the city, the dynamics ranking (place 3) is an indicator of competitiveness and the sustainability index (place 4) determines how sustainably Erlangen is positioned and what development potential our city has. Of course, there is still room for improvement in all three categories. And at the same time, the good performance is proof of the city's attractiveness.

Prognos Future Atlas

City Ranking WirtschaftsWoche

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