Hamburg, officially the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg, is the second-largest city in Germany after Berlin. The city lies on the River Elbe and two of its tributaries, the River Alster and the River Bille. Hamburg is one of Germany's 16 federated states.
Hamburg is rated Beta + by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Beta level cities are cities that link moderate economic regions to the world economy.
Hamburg is the #29 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.
Hamburg has a population of over 1,899,160 people. Hamburg also forms part of the wider Hamburg metropolitan area which has a population of over 5,300,000 people. Hamburg is the #282 hipster city in the world, with a hipster score of 2.8243 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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