Basel or Basle is a city in north-western Switzerland on the river Rhine. Basel is Switzerland's third-most-populous city. The official language of Basel is German, but the main spoken language is the local Basel German dialect.
Basel is rated Sufficiency by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Sufficiency level cities are cities that have a sufficient degree of services so as not to be overly dependent on world cities.
Basel has a population of over 180,000 people. Basel also forms part of the wider Basel metropolitan area which has a population of over 563,000 people. Basel is the #115 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 4.2634 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.
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