Wuhan ranks seventh in China's urban development potential
Hengda Research Institute published the ranking of China's urban development potential in 2019. According to population flow, industrial layout and traffic conditions, it studied the development potential of 337 cities at or above the prefecture level and ranked wuhan.com target=_blank >Wuhan seventh.
"Potential Ranking" uses the data of the national and local statistical bureaus and other departments, and some real estate professional data institutions to rank 337 cities at or above the national level. Among them, Sansha City is not in the list because of the lack of public data.
In the top 10 list of urban development potential in 2019, Shenzhen ranked first, followed by Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Nanjing, Wuhan, Chongqing, Tianjin and Hangzhou.
The core of the evaluation of urban development potential lies in the determination of population trends. Cities with strong industrial vitality and sustained population inflow obviously have more development potential. 39 cities, such as Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Wuhan and Hangzhou, have outstanding industrial foundation and potential, and have great potential for population agglomeration.
In 2018, the registered population of Xi'an, Chengdu, Wuhan and Guangzhou increased by 86.6, 40.8, 30.1 and 298 thousand respectively compared with the previous year, mainly with the increase of household registration immigration.