ranked 51st, along with Singapore , with a rating of 88.7 points. San Francisco
A rating of 80 to 100 points means that “there are few, if any, challenges to living standards”, while a rating of 50 points or below means that “most aspects of living are severely restricted”.
The top three spots were occupied by
, Vancouver and Melbourne , with ratings of more than 97 points. Vienna
South Asian and African cities, such as
, Lagos and Harare Dhaka, received ratings of below 40 points.
The poorest scores were attributed to violence through civil insurgency, crime, terrorism or war, said the EIU.
The inaugural survey of 140 cities described liveability across five categories: stability, culture and environment, health care, education and infrastructure.
“Hubs such as
Hong Kong and perform well, reflecting locations where economic strength and political stability feed into strong infrastructure and broad cultural availability,” said the EIU. Singapore
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