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City of Lahti has the most bike paths in the EU per capita, with 119,452 citizens and total bike paths of 537 kilometers,

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FINNISH CITIES LAHTI AND ESPOO ON TOP OF BIKE PATHS PER CAPITA LEADERBOARD

The last Eurostat data from 2017 (as shown on the graph) will change dramatically in post-COVID-19 statistics according to the trends of urban transport since the outbreak of the pandemic. The idea of packed buses and trains has been avoided in favor of active modes of transport, cycling in particular.

But let us go through a list of the most successful cities before the COVID-19 health crisis.

According to the analysis of Eurostat from 2017, three years ago Lahti (Lahtis) in the south of Finland situated on the shores of Lake Vesijärvi had the most bike paths per capita, with 119,452 citizens and total bike paths of 537 kilometers, or per capita. 4.5 meters. Again, Finnish city Espoo (Esbo) was statistically immediately next in the rankings, where 274,583 inhabitants to have the opportunity to use 1,050 km of bike paths or per capita – 3.82 meters.

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