The World's best places to live

Friday, October 23, 2009

The World's best places to live

Where do you think is the world's best place to live? Italy? Spain?

Wrong and wrong again - it's Norway, according to research by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

Using data on living standards, GDP per capita and life expectancy, the UNDPO put the world's countries in order of rank with Spain 15th, Italy 18th, New Zealand 20th - and Great Britain 21st. Here's their top 10 - see if you agree with the list!

  1. Norway
  2. Australia
  3. Iceland
  4. Canada
  5. Ireland
  6. Netherlands
  7. Sweden
  8. France
  9. Switzerland
  10. Japan


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