Harnessing digitalization to reduce waste and promote inclusion. The first Latin American city to upgrade to 100% LED street lighting.

4 / 10

Digitalization Readiness

4 / 10

Digitalization Potential

Sustainability
Sustainability
Opportunity
Opportunity
Mobility
Mobility
KEY FACTS
Urban area 3,212 km2
Population density 4,823 people per km2
Population growth 20% since 2010
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How ready is Buenos Aires for digitalization?

Buenos Aires has already used digital technology to upgrade its infrastructure through a smart meter roll out, smart lighting and efficient waste management. Residents of Buenos Aires enjoy high levels of internet connectivity and handset use. Yet its high score in potential indicates there is still a lot to do to support the burgeoning startup scene with better internet and IoT infrastructure.

Scores out of 10
Readiness
Potential
Buenos Aires
4
4
Dubai
6
6
Johannesburg
2
6
London
8
3
Los Angeles
7
3
Taipei
6
3

Score breakdown

Take a closer look at Buenos Aires’s scores across the three themes of Expo 2020 Dubai; Sustainability, Mobility and Opportunity.

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