This is the most liveable city in the world

Tuesday 18 August 2015 17:00

Melbourne is the most liveable city in the world, according to analysis by the Economist's Intelligence Unit.

For the fifth year in a row the Australian city topped the index, which awards cities a score based on a range of factors including healthcare, culture and environment.

The five most liveable cities (overall rating /100)

1 Melbourne, Australia (97.5)

2 Vienna, Austria (97.4)

3 Vancouver, Canada (97.3)

4 Toronto, Canada (97.2)

=5 Adelaide, Australia (96.6)

=5 Calgary, Canada (96.6)

The five least liveable cities (overall rating /100)

136 Tripoli, Libya

137 Lagos, Nigeria

138 Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

139 Dhaka, Bangladesh

140 Damascus, Syria

HT The Economist

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