Metropolitan areas in Europe: functional areas

Metropolitan areas are characterised by a high concentration of functions, which they perform in national, European, and global networks within a social or economic context.Choice of functional areas and indicatorsHow can these metropolitan areas be described and compared? Five metropolitan functional areas with 38 indicators were defined for this purpose:“Politics”, and in terms of its

View map in the atlas

Metropolitan areas: functiona areas

Tags: Global Switzerland, Economy and Energy, Metropolitan areas
Spatial extent: Europe
Spatial units: Total, Politics, Economy, Science, Transport, Culture
Time: 2010