Amsterdam in the top 15 world cities with best reputation (J.P. de Miguel Photography)

Amsterdam has made it into the top 15 of the Reputation Institute‘s City RepTrak survey 2014. The Netherlands’ capital has made a big jump in the ranks in recent years, having been listed in 41st place in 2012.

City RepTrak survey 2014

The Reputation Institute’s City RepTrak survey ranks cities based on levels of admiration, respect, trust and esteem.

By surveying more than 19.000 people across the G8 countries, the Reputation Institute compiles an annual chart of which cities boast the best image.

Participants also rate cities across 15 sub-categories that fall under the themes of “Advanced Economy”, “Effective Government” and “Appealing Environment”.

Amsterdam: 14th most reputable city

Amsterdam made it into 2014’s top 15 – coming in at number 14 – in a rank of 100 cities.

The city recognised as having the best reputation worldwide was Vienna. Other cities that made the top five were Munich, Sydney, Florence and Venice.

The Reputation Institute’s 2014 city ranking

1. Vienna
2. Munich
3. Sydney
4. Florence
5. Venice
6. Oslo
7. Vancouver
8. London
9. Barcelona
10. Montreal
11. Copenhagen
12. Helsinki
13. Brussels
14. Amsterdam
15. Paris.


(Sources: Reputation Institute, NOS)


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