Lisbon is the capital of Portugal
Lisbon is rated Alpha − by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Alpha level cities are linked to major economic states and regions and into the world economy.
Lisbon is the #59 city in the world according to the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI) which evaluates and ranks the competitiveness of the major financial centres of the world according to a wide range of criteria – Human Capital, Business, Finance, Infrastructure and Reputation.
Lisbon is rated C by the Global Urban Competitiveness Report (GUCR) which evaluates and ranks world cities in the context of economic competitiveness. C cities are international gateway cities. Lisbon was ranked #1 by the Nomad List which evaluates and ranks remote work hubs by cost, internet, fun and safety. Lisbon has a population of over 505,526 people. Lisbon also forms part of the wider Lisbon metropolitan area which has a population of over 2,846,332 people. Lisbon is the #5 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 6.9437 according to the Hipster Index which evaluates and ranks the major cities of the world according to the number of vegan eateries, coffee shops, tattoo studios, vintage boutiques, and record stores per 100,000 city residents.