Regional, rural and urban development


OECD Metro eXplorer: Interactive maps for statistics on metropolitan areas

Compare the performance of 275 metropolitan areas in OECD countries on a number of key indicators, including population, economic performance, and the environment.


The Metropolitan Century - Understanding Urbanisation and its Consequences

The world is experiencing a wave of urbanisation that has the potential to greatly benefit residents, countries and the planet at large. This report analyses the secrets of successful cities and the policies that contribute to their success.