We specialise in spatial economics data

We are a London-based data company founded by Fellows/ PhDs/ Postdocs from the London School of Economics, the world’s #1 ranked Economic Geography institution,  funded by the European Space Agency BIC UK. We have published in peer-reviewed journals, are Forbes 30 under 30 entrepreneurs, and designed policies for national governments.  We are complemented by ex-SoftBank and ex-McKinsey advisors.



ACTUAL provides state-of-the-art ESG modelling software and strategies for large enterprises and planet-scale initiatives. ACTUAL’s software has enabled global, nation-scale projects to get moving quickly, including Giga Connect, a UNICEF and ITU-led initiative to connect every school in the world to the internet, funded and partnered with SoftBank, the Musk Foundation, and BCG. The ACTUAL platform empowers leaders across industries to act on their ESG goals and set a path towards real change through a first-of-its-kind digital toolkit.  

180 Degrees Consulting
is the world’s largest consultancy
for non-profits & social enterprises, with 150+ branches in 35+ countries.

180DC provides high-quality consulting services to social impact organizations so they can improve and expand their services. They have over 10,000 carefully selected and professionally trained consultants worldwide, who work tirelessly so that organizations can achieve their full potential and help more people in need.

We build off institutional knowledge from the world's #1 institution in Economic Geography

As of December 2021, the Department of Geography and Environment at LSE is the #1 ranked institution in Economic Geography worldwide

Source: IDEAS – largest bibliographic database dedicated to Economics on the internet. Based on RePEc, IDEAS indexes over 3,600,000 items of research.

Preview data

Our Europe data provides more real-time and higher frequency insights than official data. 1300 regions, 25 countries, 2014 – present.

Our Global data provides subnational economic understanding when many economies only have national-level information. ~60,000 regions, 195 countries, 2000 – 2020.

Our Luminosity data isolates for human-generated light better than alternatives. Millions of luminosity points globally. 2014 – present.