By Renard Teipelke
During its 25th Governing Council, UN-Habitat launched its “Urban Data” web portal. It provides extensive data sets and indicators of 220 countries and 741 cities across the globe. Managed under the Global Urban Observatory, these various types of urban data provide a very rich, open, and free source of information.
You can access the web portal here.
You can explore the data here.
You can compare cities with each other here.
You can download data collections here.