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Quality of Life Index 2016 Mid Year

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Canberra, Australia 239.72 165.96 74.99 84.15 76.99 5.22 22.06 12.35 84.12
Wellington, New Zealand 215.87 126.52 68.73 69.89 79.62 5.58 25.20 10.21 87.70
Adelaide, Australia 209.59 140.97 63.83 71.22 77.04 6.20 30.05 23.09 89.66
Melbourne, Australia 206.49 145.67 63.30 76.65 76.93 7.47 35.65 26.98 89.15
Edinburgh, United Kingdom 203.32 108.24 69.89 80.11 72.61 7.32 19.23 15.69 69.90
Zurich, Switzerland 202.42 158.18 82.24 72.90 133.61 10.45 30.37 13.64 60.63
Victoria, Canada 200.16 110.94 68.45 70.92 70.74 6.64 30.15 12.94 75.35
Vienna, Austria 197.94 107.32 76.81 81.27 68.38 14.41 26.15 18.64 75.37
Munich, Germany 196.31 132.87 84.95 81.33 74.51 11.53 34.84 15.46 44.62
Brisbane, Australia 196.30 130.54 64.20 80.38 78.52 7.11 42.63 23.90 79.79
Sacramento, CA, United States 191.27 129.20 53.01 70.00 80.20 3.79 22.50 43.30 90.06
Columbus, OH, United States 191.04 129.30 56.08 72.04 70.15 2.47 22.57 27.91 57.71
Boston, MA, United States 190.72 133.30 65.66 73.76 83.69 6.92 37.56 27.80 72.07
San Diego, CA, United States 190.51 120.74 64.09 74.85 77.96 6.38 41.42 38.39 97.01
Perth, Australia 190.23 132.01 54.49 69.91 86.07 6.57 38.67 30.13 90.86
Seattle, WA, United States 190.07 139.50 59.61 72.55 83.83 5.47 35.96 32.37 74.50
Dallas, TX, United States 189.12 162.90 59.27 69.78 68.91 2.30 41.25 49.87 72.73
Geneva, Switzerland 188.12 144.20 66.87 69.39 133.40 9.47 22.00 28.20 70.40
Copenhagen, Denmark 187.79 112.29 77.20 71.91 89.58 8.13 30.48 25.23 67.24
Portland, OR, United States 186.11 119.70 55.90 67.21 80.59 5.06 28.77 23.42 69.14
Austin, TX, United States 186.00 131.98 64.09 74.83 68.98 5.49 34.35 37.97 66.00
Hamilton, Canada 185.52 149.05 54.98 79.84 58.65 5.68 41.77 41.58 64.99
Vancouver, Canada 184.22 103.23 63.54 70.48 71.70 11.82 41.39 24.03 91.68
Denver, CO, United States 183.31 125.13 66.42 84.44 77.77 4.74 31.42 36.16 52.77
Amsterdam, Netherlands 181.83 108.66 65.57 66.49 77.88 9.21 27.16 31.73 77.00
Ottawa, Canada 180.94 127.28 78.39 70.62 68.59 5.99 41.60 18.88 31.35
Minneapolis, MN, United States 180.17 126.21 53.93 77.36 82.44 3.29 28.55 21.74 40.64
Bursa, Turkey 179.60 69.90 77.32 89.08 43.79 4.58 39.06 27.82 57.52
Sydney, Australia 179.04 121.86 57.89 70.95 84.17 11.42 43.10 29.14 84.40
Hamburg, Germany 178.71 128.62 50.74 81.71 75.42 9.07 34.33 29.10 59.85
Mangalore, India 178.67 107.37 86.33 77.93 21.99 5.31 25.51 11.39 -17.12
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 177.62 176.21 78.52 70.01 47.78 2.24 40.62 70.57 38.04
Calgary, Canada 176.85 134.29 68.28 70.08 76.92 5.21 34.52 26.50 32.96
Auckland, New Zealand 176.63 110.04 56.06 73.07 83.03 9.99 39.94 30.91 85.07
Reykjavik, Iceland 175.87 84.56 74.31 68.16 100.19 6.02 19.85 12.83 44.33
Helsinki, Finland 175.44 118.86 69.47 75.78 78.85 10.50 35.00 19.62 39.40
Cape Town, South Africa 174.36 109.00 27.76 72.50 37.43 4.62 41.17 41.60 96.60
Lisbon, Portugal 172.13 66.89 67.00 68.35 50.89 13.26 34.92 33.96 96.14
Toronto, Canada 172.00 126.31 64.18 70.16 70.04 8.63 44.57 44.91 72.37
Brno, Czech Republic 171.02 83.00 70.41 77.48 41.57 10.03 25.59 44.88 65.35
Stockholm, Sweden 170.34 115.03 54.00 72.00 85.31 14.71 39.91 11.01 55.18
Porto, Portugal 170.25 73.04 54.09 76.07 48.99 8.22 32.57 40.57 89.84
Atlanta, GA, United States 169.40 144.59 35.45 67.96 72.26 2.98 41.00 52.86 79.66
Monterrey, Mexico 168.96 133.54 48.70 57.94 35.66 3.18 26.52 62.00 65.86
Phoenix, AZ, United States 168.73 171.50 39.63 72.62 69.20 2.21 29.40 64.82 50.45
Orlando, FL, United States 167.86 125.21 47.42 66.01 75.43 2.57 34.70 39.29 57.71
Montreal, Canada 167.22 116.95 63.15 61.50 67.28 6.44 42.53 33.29 55.23
Taipei, Taiwan 167.04 128.63 81.66 84.30 60.71 17.37 31.20 47.56 35.71
San Francisco, CA, United States 165.85 105.44 49.25 68.44 94.31 12.23 39.93 38.61 96.95
Madrid, Spain 165.83 90.41 68.40 77.91 61.91 11.60 34.41 58.89 89.52
Prague, Czech Republic 165.25 83.82 69.81 70.90 43.32 13.33 36.49 38.11 68.19
Tallinn, Estonia 165.04 71.78 72.71 68.61 52.36 11.60 24.08 23.46 44.56
Edmonton, Canada 164.38 116.51 58.76 75.87 75.05 6.01 36.72 29.03 33.57
Manchester, United Kingdom 162.91 109.37 49.60 75.15 70.34 6.75 39.80 48.02 74.07
Timisoara, Romania 162.32 56.68 70.66 60.49 35.40 11.47 19.53 43.49 74.85
Thessaloniki, Greece 160.60 64.25 66.35 71.57 54.72 8.01 22.55 60.72 87.61
Bratislava, Slovakia 160.56 73.15 67.66 62.30 49.02 11.94 27.86 40.85 70.89
Cluj-napoca, Romania 160.50 57.77 76.99 65.92 36.91 12.12 29.84 36.61 62.69
Zagreb, Croatia 159.39 66.34 69.61 64.65 50.17 12.22 33.55 36.85 71.58
Philadelphia, PA, United States 157.92 108.62 39.16 74.50 81.86 4.23 34.60 52.64 76.18
Dublin, Ireland 157.78 108.40 48.65 51.83 81.05 9.10 40.15 31.41 71.38
Tokyo, Japan 157.72 99.14 79.27 78.09 102.05 23.65 44.98 40.35 81.29
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 157.37 147.29 84.23 54.63 60.75 4.88 24.57 56.06 2.36
Los Angeles, CA, United States 155.35 114.85 47.26 64.84 77.89 7.89 42.18 65.24 95.79
Houston, TX, United States 155.25 148.98 37.40 68.78 71.92 2.54 41.55 63.48 58.93
Oslo, Norway 155.10 116.10 58.46 69.73 100.29 9.29 36.67 24.98 31.76
Chicago, IL, United States 154.36 125.71 34.33 65.46 84.72 3.88 40.41 40.76 57.87
Barcelona, Spain 152.77 95.31 58.12 71.51 63.94 10.57 34.54 70.58 89.34
Brussels, Belgium 151.31 108.00 44.96 77.77 76.59 7.41 33.67 66.88 77.32
Tel Aviv-yafo, Israel 151.25 90.04 65.69 76.01 79.19 19.08 40.19 50.24 80.98
Pretoria, South Africa 150.93 143.04 21.21 65.63 38.07 1.93 52.71 69.53 78.22
Warsaw, Poland 150.28 78.81 72.83 60.58 40.39 12.23 38.12 50.45 62.23
Novi Sad, Serbia 149.82 48.54 54.56 48.64 34.39 14.30 19.00 39.40 81.21
Durban, South Africa 147.65 111.64 20.99 49.50 35.55 3.09 36.42 56.11 77.02
Las Vegas, NV, United States 147.49 114.17 44.76 64.08 79.40 2.72 47.00 48.99 57.15
Winnipeg, Canada 144.69 103.12 49.70 70.12 70.55 4.70 30.50 43.29 26.94
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 143.37 124.54 77.53 61.55 69.12 5.57 35.62 56.59 10.20
Johannesburg, South Africa 142.86 115.96 16.89 61.93 40.33 2.97 46.46 73.16 92.60
Turin, Italy 141.22 93.95 45.94 66.79 69.60 11.21 30.79 77.26 91.97
Vilnius, Lithuania 139.63 58.96 65.44 69.49 47.84 13.35 29.07 25.70 20.21
Riga, Latvia 138.90 56.78 62.19 59.05 49.21 11.40 26.79 37.66 42.45
Pune, India 138.60 111.03 55.09 63.91 25.87 8.84 47.74 80.38 65.11
Curitiba, Brazil 137.88 50.86 35.47 55.03 45.59 12.78 35.94 43.29 93.03
Krakow (Cracow), Poland 137.84 75.46 66.16 63.44 38.16 12.03 32.45 69.06 62.25
Bangalore, India 137.03 103.06 51.10 66.34 25.69 8.32 49.12 83.82 75.24
Sofia, Bulgaria 136.26 60.52 52.76 53.49 38.21 9.06 30.19 59.13 70.99
Wroclaw, Poland 136.08 77.41 62.16 55.52 38.39 9.54 42.67 61.24 62.41
Milan, Italy 135.45 89.47 53.36 70.80 75.02 16.66 38.76 66.09 79.51
Miami, FL, United States 134.91 102.37 42.59 55.68 81.42 7.07 44.58 41.05 46.80
Doha, Qatar 134.79 132.09 78.89 68.29 67.90 5.81 31.96 81.10 9.26
Budapest, Hungary 134.02 55.29 59.66 51.19 43.24 10.80 33.70 53.03 66.49
Brasilia, Brazil 133.90 60.67 33.63 40.43 50.85 14.35 30.75 34.66 79.28
Paris, France 133.88 97.37 47.96 74.08 83.89 17.65 38.85 66.09 78.46
New York, NY, United States 132.90 100.00 52.77 60.97 100.00 16.42 47.51 56.94 80.53
Hyderabad, India 132.45 84.52 60.03 73.88 23.54 6.83 42.78 82.28 53.70
Athens, Greece 132.12 58.15 50.24 50.39 58.32 10.08 35.66 63.89 91.50
Sarajevo, Bosnia And Herzegovina 130.98 54.26 49.75 63.11 36.24 12.81 23.75 65.24 69.18
Belgrade, Serbia 130.13 43.71 61.04 57.78 36.64 20.38 30.03 60.51 84.16
Ankara, Turkey 129.62 71.14 55.50 67.69 45.28 6.68 38.82 72.04 59.02
Santiago, Chile 129.12 64.89 49.74 60.93 50.60 10.11 36.84 77.84 88.93
London, United Kingdom 128.55 87.79 52.76 71.67 85.24 30.88 45.80 55.65 92.63
Buenos Aires, Argentina 127.51 59.48 37.97 74.39 58.82 14.37 46.00 62.61 91.70
Istanbul, Turkey 126.84 58.07 51.84 70.03 49.99 11.51 57.90 66.65 89.13
Tbilisi, Georgia 125.82 32.43 80.73 54.55 32.77 13.26 39.33 75.95 81.57
Rome, Italy 121.51 84.96 46.17 57.28 70.99 21.06 45.37 67.73 89.25
Bucharest, Romania 120.97 53.37 69.42 52.92 38.66 12.10 39.82 70.53 61.02
Amman, Jordan 119.75 45.77 53.93 70.76 57.54 8.80 50.19 79.10 88.61
Minsk, Belarus 118.20 40.61 73.75 61.14 34.43 19.31 27.72 44.01 20.07
Yerevan, Armenia 113.55 31.35 69.42 52.78 34.25 18.86 29.88 67.75 61.99
Skopje, Macedonia 113.42 42.35 56.70 63.45 35.31 15.97 37.07 80.18 75.54
Porto Alegre, Brazil 106.39 53.66 23.33 55.79 50.09 13.16 45.92 61.20 75.77
Mexico City, Mexico 104.47 60.91 35.57 64.83 37.63 10.63 49.63 88.72 77.00
Hong Kong, Hong Kong 104.02 91.79 79.69 75.30 78.20 34.95 43.94 67.53 29.85
Beirut, Lebanon 102.03 58.38 51.96 67.40 62.65 14.15 36.88 97.71 71.99
Lima, Peru 100.16 54.58 30.63 62.18 41.61 13.11 39.50 88.57 76.72
Bogota, Colombia 96.46 40.27 37.17 67.05 35.66 20.30 49.93 73.98 73.33
Shanghai, China 94.78 78.48 68.18 57.54 54.36 30.91 47.06 86.97 59.15
Baku, Azerbaijan 94.38 35.54 68.46 35.88 31.22 18.95 41.20 86.61 70.22
Saint Petersburg, Russia 91.06 52.75 56.32 58.87 37.61 14.11 52.65 65.84 20.22
Singapore, Singapore 88.86 97.99 83.51 70.86 87.83 20.94 42.15 37.69 -71.47
Moscow, Russia 86.27 60.90 53.06 57.35 40.62 21.35 54.92 64.89 25.27
Tehran, Iran 85.63 44.47 42.93 49.71 41.88 14.55 55.34 87.99 71.48
Sao Paulo, Brazil 85.58 43.75 25.99 55.58 53.32 19.28 45.60 87.11 87.34
Chennai, India 84.97 82.41 55.75 74.98 25.43 13.36 40.83 77.45 -30.72
Cairo, Egypt 83.19 36.73 41.16 46.66 34.07 10.40 52.91 97.30 75.59
Kiev, Ukraine 83.15 31.75 55.07 51.60 28.43 25.96 37.47 75.54 46.04
Delhi, India 81.54 81.55 40.09 64.68 27.63 16.27 50.59 92.80 23.93
Beijing, China 74.77 66.24 63.27 63.64 51.64 33.32 49.80 94.41 45.36
Colombo, Sri Lanka 72.82 25.57 53.38 80.34 35.99 22.32 54.20 61.22 2.40
Karachi, Pakistan 71.71 46.80 32.63 55.50 28.44 9.00 41.33 92.97 23.61
Davao, Philippines 66.89 40.86 71.73 71.90 32.50 25.90 27.60 62.27 -52.72
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil 62.62 46.09 23.96 40.72 55.63 20.27 58.29 74.64 52.45
Jakarta, Indonesia 58.14 42.09 47.01 63.90 45.42 18.43 57.13 84.73 9.62
Nairobi, Kenya 57.99 28.57 36.76 63.83 42.95 51.46 64.73 76.02 91.49
Bangkok, Thailand 54.99 50.16 50.94 80.72 49.83 20.64 50.46 73.49 -35.99
Kolkata, India 54.70 68.65 47.93 52.73 25.22 10.15 71.05 83.64 -22.68
Mumbai, India 50.39 72.51 50.95 59.56 28.14 37.67 65.45 88.96 14.84
Manila, Philippines 42.26 45.64 39.30 68.29 40.82 13.90 56.88 93.70 -19.97
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 40.41 91.14 29.64 60.70 44.51 9.19 45.90 76.31 -86.45
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam 27.62 28.48 41.75 48.40 41.74 23.62 31.06 94.19 -27.44
Caracas, Venezuela 0.00 2.46 14.10 33.53 54.58 277.20 50.23 75.72 91.17