Toronto is the best economic environment for young people according to the Youth Economic Strategy Index. The Citi Foundation released the survey based on research and analysis done by The Economist Intelligence Unit. The Index, based on 31 indicators, evaluates economic drivers and enablers in 35 cities across the world. Indicators were organized under four themes, including government support, employment & entrepreneurship, education & training and human & social capital. The report highlights the City of Toronto’s commitment to youth employment through initiatives such as the Partnership to Advance Youth Employment (PAYE).
Ranking City
1 Toronto, Canada
2 New York, USA
3 Chicago, USA
4 Singapore
5 Hong Kong, China
6 Washington DC, USA
7 Los Angeles, USA
8 London, England
9 Sydney, Australia
10 Miami, USA