Christchurch 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.
Christchurch has a population of over 363,926 people. Christchurch also forms part of the wider Christchurch metropolitan area which has a population of over 394,700 people.
Fiber, Yarn, and Thread Mills | Industrial Sand Mining | Computer Facilities Management Services | Frozen Cakes, Pies, and Other Pastries Manufacturing | Corporate, Subsidiary, and Regional Managing Offices | Book, Periodical, and Newspaper Merchant Wholesalers | Offices of All Other Miscellaneous Health Practitioners | School and Employee Bus Transportation | Construction Sand and Gravel Mining | Other Farm Product Raw Material Merchant Wholesalers