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Como

Headquarters of: Bennet (in nearby Montano Lucino), B&B Italia (in nearby Novedrate, administrative headquarters), Miele Ambrosoli (in nearby Ronago), Artsana (in nearby Grandate), Dell'Orto (in nearby Cabiate).
Birthplace of: Pliny the Elder, Pliny the Younger, Alessandro Volta, Antonio Sant'Elia, Giuseppe Terragni, Corrado Passera.
Famous for: Lake Como, the Basilica of Sant'Abbondio, the Villa Olmo.
Leading political party: PD.

Population 84,834
Italian population 59,685,227
Ranking of the city in terms of population 62

Source: Istat, 2013


1) Wealth
Gdp per capita EUR/year, 2014

3) Consumption
Per capita expenditure in cars,
motorbikes and electronics
EUR/year, 2014

5) Exports

7) Bank deposits
Bank deposits per capita EUR

9) Entrepreneurship
Registered companies per 100 inhabitants

2) Unemployment
Unemployment rate

4) Justice system
Ratio of judgements per pending/new cases
in 2014 x 100

6) ICT diffusion
Broadband coverage (% of population)

8) Youth
Share of population under the age of 30

10) Education
N. of graduates every 1,000 people aged
between 25 and 30 in 2014
Sources: (1) Istituto Tagliacarne, (2) Istat, (3) Findomestic, (4) Ministry of Justice, (5) Prometeia, (6) Osservatorio Banda Larga, (7) Abi-Bankitalia, (8) Datagiovani, (9) Infocamere, (10) Ministry of education

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  1. Business and economy

    Starwood Hotels lands on Lake Como

    by Vincenzo Chierchia

    The charm of Lario has seduced a giant of the international hotel industry like Starwood, which is already quite present in Italy. The American hotel chain Starwood will grow even more with the ...