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The most expensive and affordable cities for coworking globally

The most expensive and affordable cities for coworking globally

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APAC has the largest amount of coworking spaces, with nine cities featured in the ranking.

Global financial hubs London, New York, and Hong Kong are the top cities in the world which harbour the most coworking spaces, as revealed by CircleLoop's co-working index. Nevertheless, they are also featured high up in the ranking of cities with the most expensive hot desking.

Hot desking here refers to getting a seat at a co-working space. 

APAC has the largest amount of coworking spaces, with nine cities featured in the ranking. These are: Hong Kong, New Delhi, Tokyo, Mumbai, Melbourne, Shanghai, Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur, and Jakarta. 

The index drew data from 90 cities around the world on the number of coworking spaces and the average cost of a hot desk.

Cities providing the most coworking spaces (the number of coworking spaces in the city)

1. London (313)
2. New York City (229)
3. Hong Kong (166)
4. New Delhi (165)
5. Tokyo (163)
6. Mumbai (153)
7. Paris (136)
8. Mexico City (134)
9. Melbourne (127)
10. Berlin (126)
11. Madrid (125)
12. Shanghai (119)
13. Bangkok (118)
14. Dubai (115)
15. São Paulo (112)
15. Toronto (112)
17. Los Angeles (107)
18. Kuala Lumpur (104)
19. Jakarta (103)
20. Chicago (101)

Cities with the cheapest hot desking

1. Buenos Aires (~HK$403)
2. New Delhi (~HK$626)
3. Istanbul (~HK$646)
4. Busan (~HK$757)
5. Baki, Azerbaijan (~HK$811)
6. Tehran, Iran (~HK$860)
7. Kuala Lumpur (~HK$878)
8. Almaty, Kazakhstan(~HK$924)
9. Saint Petersburg (~HK$934)
10. Hangzhou (~HK$958)

11. Jakarta (~HK$959)
16. Mumbai (~HK$1,069
)
21. Manila (~HK$1,191)
22. Osaka (~HK$1,236)

Cities with the most expensive hot desking

1. Vaduz, Liechtenstein(~HK$5,111)
2. Zurich (~HK$3,673)
3. Sydney (~HK$3,537)
4. Stockholm (~HK$3,116)
5. San Francisco (~HK$3,003)
6. Munich (~HK$2,882)
7. New York City (~HK$2,868)
8. Boston (~HK$2,836)
9. London (~HK$2,796)
10. Geneva (~HK$2,781)

12. Beijing (~HK$2,678)
14. Shanghai (~HK$2,602)
18. Hong Kong (~HK$2,503)

Most searched coworking brands

1. WeWork
2. WorkSpace
3. MindSpace
4. Impact Hub
5. Knotel
6. Work.Life
7. GreenDesk
8. The Office Group
9. Venture X
10. TechSpace 

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