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And the World’s Second Most Liveable City is… Vienna, Austria

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August 21, 2014

Austra's capital ranks second only to Melbourne

According to “The Economist Intelligence Unit's Global Liveability Ranking 2014”, Melbourne remains the most liveable location of the 140 cities surveyed, followed by the Austrian capital, Vienna.

Vienna received special recognition for its superb urban infrastructure despite having a relatively small urban center (1.7 million residents). 100 points out of a possible 100 points were given to the Austrian capital, also for access to healthcare and education. In addition, Austria has a very low violent crime rate, with only 24 murders recorded in Vienna in all of 2012.

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