Europe The Best European Countries to Live In  

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List of the best European countries to live in, as ranked by Europeans and travelers everywhere. For many people, living in one of Europe’s many beautiful countries is a dream. With numerous countries side by side, it’s only one train ride away from experiencing many different parts of Europe, from Spain to Scotland. Europe is filled with the finest culture, from the ancient stomping grounds of Roman soldiers to the work of the top artists in any of the hundreds of museums throughout the continent. Besides being enjoyable places to live, this list has European countries that have strong economies, world-class medical care, good education, safe housing, and all the other essentials for living a healthy and happy life.

The European countries on this list are ranked by quality of life, affordable housing, fuel costs, and employment statistics. When choosing a European country to live in, you not only want to guarantee that you will be able to find employment in your field, but you also want to have the money to afford the lifestyle of the country, including rent, gas, food, energy bills,and entertainment.

What are the best European countries to live in? This list is filled with the finest places in live and experience the European lifestyle.

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1
639 353
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Amsterdam
2
466 276
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
3
442 285
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Copenhagen
4
568 334
Germany is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Berlin
5
403 282
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
6
421 255
Austria is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Vienna
7
479 311
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Stockholm
8
435 284
Spain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Madrid
9
402 254
Finland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Helsinki
10
273 147
Norway is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Oslo
11
291 219
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Edinburgh
12
299 234
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
City of Brussels
13
346 292
England is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
London
14
260 237
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Reykjavik
15
288 252
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Lisbon
16
362 299
Italy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Rome
17
294 273
France is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Paris
18
265 230
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
19
118 105
Canada is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ottawa
20
228 268
Greece is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Athens
21
202 220
Wales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Cardiff
22
126 154
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ljubljana
23
102 97
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Tallinn
24
113 141
Andorra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Andorra la Vella
25
163 239
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Zagreb