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
652 364
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Amsterdam
2
481 284
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
3
450 294
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Copenhagen
4
577 340
Germany is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Berlin
5
409 290
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
6
488 316
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Stockholm
7
429 261
Austria is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Vienna
8
444 288
Spain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Madrid
9
282 152
Norway is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Oslo
10
408 260
Finland is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Helsinki
11
294 224
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Edinburgh
12
302 241
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
City of Brussels
13
355 297
England is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
London
14
296 255
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Lisbon
15
263 242
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Reykjavik
16
366 303
Italy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Rome
17
307 276
France is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Paris
18
271 234
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
19
126 108
Canada is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ottawa
20
233 271
Greece is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Athens
21
203 226
Wales is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Cardiff
22
126 161
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Ljubljana
23
104 104
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Tallinn
24
114 148
Andorra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Andorra la Vella
25
165 246
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Zagreb