January 20, 2022

Reference: Mercer's 2011 Quality of Living Rankings Released (Highlights)

Direct to Complete Highlights Package (via Mercer)

Fast Facts:

  • European cities dominate worldwide Quality of Living ranking, with cities in Australia, New Zealand and Canada also ranked highly. Singapore is the first Asian city in the Top 25, at 25.
  • Vienna is No. 1 in the Quality of Living ranking.
  • Luxembourg tops our Personal Safety ranking, with Bern and Helsinki following.
  • Baghdad has the lowest quality of living among the 221 cities we ranked and is also last in the Personal Safety ranking

Direct to Mercer Quality of Living Survey – Worldwide City Rankings, 2011 (Top 5o Cities Listed)

See Also: Four Canadian cities ranked as the best in North America (via Globe and Mail)

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