Quality of Living - Vienna is still the Number One

More+Events ♦ Published: February 26, 2016; 20:30 ♦ (Vindobona)

Vienna again tops the quality of living survey in 2016. The results of the Mercer study show, for the seventh time in a row, that Vienna's approach to quality of living is internationally acknowledged. Vienna is followed by Zurich (2), Auckland (3), and Munich (4).Vancouver (5) is North America’s highest ranking city, and Singapore is the highest ranking Asian city, holding 26th place. London ranks 39th.

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In 2016, Mercer has again ranked Vienna first in its international quality of living survey as the city with the highest quality of living worldwide.

The study compares 230 cities worldwide based on 39 criteria such as political, social, economic, and environmental factors.

Two more European cities are among the top five: Zurich ranks 2nd and Munich…