Forbes China has released its list of the 30 best county-level cities in mainland China last week. The city of Kunshan in Jiangsu province has topped the list for the sixth consecutive year. The cities were ranked according to scores in 8 areas: human talent, city scale, consumption power, passenger transport, logistics, private enterprise, cost of doing business, and innovation.
Chart by Shanghaiist with data from Forbes China
The county-level cities that made it to the list are predominantly cities in the Yangtze River delta region, Pearl River delta region and Bohai coastal region. 10 cities in Jiangsu province made it onto the list while Zhejiang and Shandong both have 7 cities on the list.
[Data via Forbes China]