“The Economist” ranks Vienna in first place worldwide in terms of quality of life in 2018.
Vienna is the first European City that is ranked first in the annual Global Liveability Index of the renowned British weekly “The Economist”.
The study compares 140 Cities worldwide based on political stability, social security, access to health care and education.
In the 2018 report, Vienna, has succeeded in displacing Melbourne in Australia.
Both cities received full points for health system, education, culture and infrastructure. According to the study, Vienna’s high social security, political stability and low crime rate were the decisive factors for the top ranking.