The most livable city in the world, Melbourne

20 Mar 2014 11:59 AM - EIU Global Livability Ranking

Find out why Melbourne is the most livable city in the world and why Australia reigns supreme over its 140 global competitors.

According to the Economist Intelligence Units (EIU) Global livability ranking, Melbourne has topped the ranking once again. With a lack of civil unrest and limited reasons for discontent, Melbournites are seemingly elated with their culture driven homeland.

Top 10 most liveable cities (2013)

  1. Melbourne, Australia

  2. Vienna, Austria

  3. Vancouver, Canada

  4. Toronto, Canada

  5. Calgary, Canada

  6. Adelaide, Australia

  7. Sydney, Australia

  8. Helsinki, Finland

  9. Perth, Australia

  10. Auckland, New Zealand

The survey was undertaken over 5 categories- healthcare, stability, culture & environment, education & infrastructure. It included responses from 140 cities.

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