Top Ten Most Liveable Cities of 2011

Australian and Canadian cities dominate the Economist Intelligence Unit report.

For the fifth straight year, Vancouver was unsurprisingly placed on top of the city livability rankings.

Rankings are "based on a combination of environment, health care, culture and infrastructure," according to the EIU analysis of 140 cities.

Australian cities account for four of the top ten cities, and Canada has three of the top ten. The top U.S. city came at a measly 29th place.

Full Story: World's Most Liveable Cities: 2011 Economist Intelligence Unit Report (PHOTOS)

Comments

building block set

NEW! Build the world you want to see

Irresistible block set for adults when placed on a coffee table or desk, and great fun for kids.
$25

Prepare for the AICP* Exam

Join the thousands of students who have utilized the Planetizen AICP* Exam Preparation Class to prepare for the American Planning Association's AICP* exam.
Starting at $245

Stay thirsty, urbanists

These sturdy water bottles are eco-friendly and perfect for urbanists on the go.
$19.00

City Coasters

Hand-drawn engraved maps of your favorite neighborhoods are divided up across 4 coasters making each one unique.
$36.00