全球生活質量最好的30個城市, 德國佔7個! Germany has 7 among the top 30 cities with highest quality of living worldwide!

February 24, 2016

 

 

Every year Mercer, one of the world's largest , releases its Quality of Living Index, which looks at which cities provide the best quality of life. Yesterday it released 18th annual Mercer Quality of Living Survey.

 

Looking at 440 cities across the world, Mercer takes into account the following metrics to judge which cities made the list for the best quality of life:

  • Political and social environment (political stability, crime, law enforcement)

  • Economic environment (currency-exchange regulations, banking services)

  • Socio-cultural environment (media availability and censorship, limitations on personal freedom)

  • Medical and health considerations (medical supplies and services, infectious diseases, sewage, waste disposal, air pollution)

  • Schools and education (standards and availability of international schools)

  • Public services and transportation (electricity, water, public transportation, traffic congestion)

  • Recreation (restaurants, theatres, cinemas, sports and leisure)

  • Consumer goods (availability of food/daily consumption items, cars)

  • Housing (rental housing, household appliances, furniture, maintenance services)

  • Natural environment (climate, record