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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
541 287
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Netherlands Amsterdam

2
386 228
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

3
486 275
Germany is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Germany Berlin

4
340 227
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

5
362 211
Austria is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Austria Vienna

6
369 249
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Denmark Copenhagen

7
412 270
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Sweden Stockholm

8
354 214
Finland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Finland Helsinki

9
372 245
Spain is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Spain Madrid

10
219 116
Norway is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Norway Oslo

11
252 178
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Scotland Edinburgh

12
269 190
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Belgium City of Brussels

13
233 197
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Iceland Reykjavik

14
296 251
England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
England London

The Best European Countries to Visit

15
247 218
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Portugal Lisbon

16
307 267
Italy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Italy Rome

17
253 233
France is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
France Paris

18
226 203
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In

19
205 232
Greece is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Greece Athens

20
180 186
Wales is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Wales Cardiff

21
109 124
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Slovenia Ljubljana

The Best Cities for Single Women

22
77 78
Canada is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Canada Ottawa

23
84 74
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Estonia Tallinn

24
103 117
Andorra is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Andorra Andorra la Vella

25
127 128
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Hungary Budapest

26
145 211
Croatia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Croatia Zagreb

27
185 261
Romania is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Romania Bucharest

28
190 281
Russia is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Russia Moscow

29
179 311
Turkey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Turkey Ankara

30
122 236
Poland is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best European Countries to Live In
Poland Warsaw