For the ninth consecutive year, Vienna, Austria tops our Quality of Living ranking. Zurich, Switzerland and Munich, Germany followed Vienna. Western European cities continues to surpass the rest of the world when it comes to expatriate quality of living by taking 8 of the top spots.
Mercer’s authoritative Quality of Living Survey is the most comprehensive in the world, taking the city’s political and social environment, medical care and health considerations, public services, recreation facilities and natural environment into account, amongst myriad other factor.
See the ranking at the Mercer website.
Also, this year marks the 20th anniversary of Mercer’s Quality of Living ranking. And you can see an infographic showing how cities in each region have improved over the years.