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Monday April 15th, 2019

ERASMUS+ students in Brno

Universities in Brno receive hundreds of international students from the ERASMUS + exchange program annually. How many students come to Brno each year? Which universities are the most popular? Where do students visiting Brno come from? With the latest data from universities, we are able to paint a comprehensive picture. As we can see from […]
Wednesday March 20th, 2019

The first year of DATA.BRNO

21st of March marked one year anniversary of DATA.BRNO and we would like to use this opportunity to present you a few numbers about the web. The main goal of DATA.BRNO is to provide city data for the general public, professionals, and developers.  The general public is able to get basic information about the city […]
Monday January 21st, 2019

City logistics? Growing industry but the data is missing.

City planning or design of complicated transport networks cannot be effectively done without high quality data. Nowadays, it is highly insufficient to use only the official statistical data, thus it is necessary to work with other data sources such as those produced by the sharing economy. City of Brno is trying to establish links with […]
Friday December 14th, 2018

Property market in Brno

Prices of the properties in Brno are among the most expensive in the Czech Republic right after Prague. Although price growth has slowed a little in the last year, it is still robust. Final price of the property reflects several factors and that creates a wide range of pricing across the city. Analysis studied the […]
Thursday November 8th, 2018

Rate of unemployment

Česká republika má jednu z nejnižších nezaměstnaností v Evropské unii. V České republice k září roku 2017 činí nezaměstnanost 3,8 %.
Friday November 2nd, 2018

How much do we make? Wage evolution and other comparisons for the past 10 years.

It’s 2018 and unemployment is on its record low, the economy thrives and companies have difficulties recruiting new workforce. In most sectors, the demand for labour outmatches its supply, which pushes wages to rise. In the following graphs, we can take a look at the dynamics of the growth in the past 10 years. Data […]
Wednesday October 3rd, 2018

Public transportation serviceability of Brno and its surroudning area

Data from timetables are a unique source of information about the state of the public transportation in the Brno municipal area and that is the reason why we decided to take a better look at them. The outcome of this effort are two applications – an interpretive one and an analytical one. The interpretive application […]
Tuesday October 2nd, 2018

Analysis of satellite images shows increasing drought problems

The whole Czech Republic went through one of the driest summer seasons in the recorded history. In August, the temperatures in the South Moravia Region were 3.8°C higher than the average of years from 1981 to 2010 and at the same time the precipitation was 40% below average. High temparatures along with shortage of rainfall […]
Monday October 1st, 2018

Select and analyze areas of your choice! This is Brno Urban Grid app!

Brno Urban Grid is a simple web app enabling prompt visualization of different types of spatial data in area of city Brno or its metropolitan area. We are not talking about any intricate analytical system, but a straightforward and open tool for a transparent analysis of the spatial situation. The application uses square mesh with […]
Thursday September 6th, 2018

(Čeština) Hodnocení projektu pocitová mapa města Brna

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Tuesday August 21st, 2018

(Čeština) Brno 1968

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Monday July 9th, 2018

Foreign students evaluate Brno

Brno city continuously supports students and the development of higher education. Thanks to this support, Brno maintains a significant position in the field of science, research and innovation both within the Czech Republic and in the context of Europe. Brno’s perception of students is a very important aspect for maintaining the number of students and […]
Monday July 2nd, 2018

Comparative analysis of World Bank: „Subnational Doing Business in the European Union 2018“

Croatia, the Czech Republic, Portugal and Slovakia focused on the business environment in 25 cities of four European Union states in terms of indicators, such as start-ups, building permits, transfer of property rights to real estate, electricity supplies and contractual obligations. The main objective of this report is to engage the decision-makers and local governments […]
Thursday May 24th, 2018

Residential construction in Brno in the last decade

The number of completed dwellings in municipalities is an important indicator for assessment of their development. It belongs to important socioeconomics indicators, which serve not only to spatial planning, but also for the development of other planning documents, such as the concept of housing policy. It is usefull to know the precise numbers of completed […]
Monday May 14th, 2018

Foreigners in Brno

Mapa barevně odlišuje počet cizinců sídlících v Brně podle země jejich původu.