lifestyle The Countries with the Best Quality of Life  

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List of the countries with the best quality of life, as ranked by travelers and people who live there. In order to have an extremely happy and healthy life, you depend a lot on the resources around you in your country of residence. The Quality of Life Index ranks countries based on subjective and objective factors, including life-satisfaction surveys and health. Other influences on a high quality of life is community life, family life, job security, political freedom, gender equality, material well-being, political stability, and climate.People who live in countries that offer comfortable housing, plenty of medical services, employment opportunities, and strong community ties are significantly happier and healthier than those in countries that are lacking on one or more of those.

This list is the answer to the question, “What are the countries have the best quality of life?” While no country is perfect, the countries compiled on this list house the happiest people on Earth due to the many resources that are available to them, from strong public transportation to availability of medical care. Affordability of housing, entertainment, and other living costs are also an important factor.

The countries on this list are among the best places in the world to live. The people are happier overall due to their high quality of living.
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1
249 140
Canada is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Canada Ottawa

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2
289 173
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Netherlands Amsterdam

3
245 144
Finland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Finland Helsinki

4
240 142
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Denmark Copenhagen

5
235 144
Norway is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Norway Oslo

6
235 150
Australia is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Australia Canberra

7
239 154
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Sweden Stockholm

8
252 165
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Germany Berlin

9
210 132
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life

10
202 133
Austria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Austria Vienna

11
207 152
Spain is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Spain Madrid

12
181 131
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Belgium City of Brussels

13
161 113
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Luxembourg Luxembourg

14
206 155
Italy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Italy Rome

15
181 133
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Portugal Lisbon

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16
205 163
England is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
England London

17
179 146
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life

18
157 147
Slovak Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Slovak Republic Bratislava

19
140 139
France is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
France Paris

20
132 143
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Slovenia Ljubljana

21
122 160
Japan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Japan Tokyo

22
166 221
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
United States of America Washington, D.C.

23
105 147
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Argentina Buenos Aires

24
119 198
Israel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Israel Jerusalem

25
49 181
Panama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Panama Panama City