Having launched the first ever global index to rank cities from a youth perspective in November 2013, YouthfulCities has been covered by the Financial Times, Reuters, Global News, AllAfrica.com and others. Keep checking back here for more media updates.
Toronto may have a crack-smoking, citizen-baiting mayor whose chubby recalcitrance has caught the world’s attention but it remains the best city to be young.
Toronto-based consultancy Youthfucities related 25 urban centers on their suitability for young people
CBC - George Stroumboulopoulos
Toronto has been named Youthful City of the Year 2014 in the first-ever YouthfulCities Index, narrowly edging out Berlin and New York City. In Toronto's favour: its high diversity, digital connectivity, living standards, nightlife and vibrant film and music scenes.
Toronto has come out on top as the world's most youthful city, according to an index from YouthfulCities.
Over half the world's population is now aged under 30, with the same proportion living in an urban environment. And the more youthful a city, the more friendly an environment for nurturing new businesses and technology.
A new survey has named Toronto the most youthful city in the world, beating out Berlin and New York City – and we’re also the only Canadian city on the list.
Toronto is the most youthful city in the world, topping New York City, Paris and London, a new report suggests.
Berlin ist hip, Berlin ist jung und nach dem kanadischen Toronto weltweit die beste Stadt für junge Leute zwischen 15 und 29. Faktoren wie Jobangebot, Nahverkehr und Szeneleben machen Berlin in Europa zur Nummer eins.
How do you determine the best city for young people to live in the entire world?
It’s a tricky and subjective endeavor to say the least, but a new global index has ranked 25 of the world’s major cities based on qualities most attractive for people between the ages of 15 and 29.
South China Morning Post
Toronto has been named the “most youthful city” in the world, while Shanghai ranked No 20, according to a new survey released on Monday.
Toronto typically scores well in global livability rankings, but this might be the first time the city has been ranked the "most youthful" before.
London has been placed seventh in a global league table of the cities most attractive to young people.
A new survey has named Toronto the most youthful city in the world, beating out Berlin and New York City — and we’re also the only Canadian city on the list.
Nairobi is the 24th best city to be young, based on findings of a youthful cities survey. Nairobi scored highly based on the quality of work available and social life to those between the ages of 16-29.
The Globe and Mail
As if Toronto wasn’t, um, trendy enough these days, now Canada’s largest urban centre has beat 25 other cities to win the “most youthful” title.