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
299 168
Canada is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Canada Ottawa

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2
324 194
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Netherlands Amsterdam

3
244 144
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life

4
266 166
Finland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Finland Helsinki

5
260 163
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Denmark Copenhagen

6
260 163
Norway is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Norway Oslo

7
262 168
Australia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Australia Canberra

8
271 183
Germany is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Germany Berlin

9
256 172
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Sweden Stockholm

10
218 143
Austria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Austria Vienna

11
175 121
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Luxembourg Luxembourg

12
190 143
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Belgium City of Brussels

13
218 170
Spain is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Spain Madrid

14
215 169
Italy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Italy Rome

15
189 148
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Portugal Lisbon

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16
218 178
England is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
England London

17
182 161
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life

18
162 161
Slovak Republic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Slovak Republic Bratislava

19
152 151
France is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
France Paris

20
137 158
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Slovenia Ljubljana

21
142 172
Japan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Japan Tokyo

22
183 241
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
108 158
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Argentina Buenos Aires

24
130 214
Israel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Israel Jerusalem

25
51 193
Panama is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Countries with the Best Quality of Life
Panama Panama City