PERTH IN TOP TEN WORLD'S MOST LIVEABLE CITIES...AGAIN!
Monday March 30th, 2015
Perth has once again been ranked as one of the world's most liveable cities in the world!
Since 2004, Perth has retained it's prized ranking position in the world's top 10 most liveable cities and this year proves no different with Perth taking #9 in the ranking by the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Index.
The Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Index report measures the 'liveability index' across 139 cities across a range of criteria, including health care, culture and environment, education and infrastructure.
Check out the top 10 list below.
THE WORLD’S TOP 10 MOST LIVEABLE CITIES:
1. Melbourne, Australia
2. Vienna, Austria
3. Vancouver, Canada
4. Toronto, Canada
5. Adelaide, Australia
6. Calgary, Canada
7. Sydney, Australia
8. Helsinki, Finland
9. Perth, Australia
10. Auckland, New Zealand
As part of Perth's continued ranking as one of the world's top 10 most liveable cities, they value a balance of work and leisure in our lives and make the most of Australia’s open spaces with our city design and housing. The city centre is the home of business, as well as dozens of new bars, clubs and restaurants.
Surrounding entertainment districts provide relaxed environments for music theatre, festivals and cinema and are minutes away from the peace and security of residential areas. The Swan River, historic Fremantle port and King’s Park Botanic Gardens are the hub of outdoor recreation in the city, and their beaches are wide, pristine and welcoming.
Perth’s recent growth has also brought experts from all over the globe to this city. Their teachers and industry professionals are among the world’s best, and they have Australia’s busiest and most diverse jobs market.
Source: The Economist Intelligence Unit