21 May 2013, Tuesday, 16:17

Capital of Bashkiria is in top ten of the most attractive Russian cities

author: Galiya Nabieva

Ufa was included into top ten of the most attractive cities of Russia. The Ministry of Regional Development RF published a rating of the Russian mega-cities. The research was spent in 164 cities, the total rating was made on its results basing on 13 indexes, reflecting the main directions in estimation of quality living environment.

Among them there is a population dynamics, demographic situation, social parametres of society, well-being of citizens, human resources potential, ecological situation. Experts estimated also development of housing sector, availability of habitation, innovative activity and city economics as a whole. The place in the rating was defined also by development of transport, engineering and social infrastructures.

The first lines of the rating are occupied by the cities taking the leading positions on the majority of directions (with an exception on habitation availability index). Cities with the population of one million and more are related to them: Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg, Rostov-on-Don.

The first ten includes also Kazan, Krasnodar, Voronezh, Krasnoyarsk and Ufa.