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#1, Canada is the 2019 Best Country for Quality of Life


The 2019 Best Countries Ranking is published by U.S. News and World Report and done in partnership with BAV Group as well as the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania is based in a study that surveyed more than 20,000 global citizens from four regions to assess perceptions of 80 countries on various metrics.

Canada took the top spot for the Quality of Life category in the latest rankings. This is the country’s fourth consecutive time in the category ranking’s top spot.

In this category, countries are ranked based on 9 metrics: goods and services affordability, a good job market, economically stable, family friendly, income equality, politically stable, safe, well-developed public education system and well-developed public health system.

Top 10 Countries for Quality of Life

  1. Canada
  2.  Sweden
  3. Denmark
  4. Norway
  5. Switzerland
  6. Finland
  7. Australia
  8. Netherlands
  9. New Zealand
  10. Germany

There are other subrankings which Canada was regarded to be part of the Top 3 (see below). In fact, in the Overall rankings, Canada was the 3rd best country in the world out of 80 countries.

Overall Best Countries Ranking

  1. Switzerland
  2. Japan
  3. Canada
  4. Germany
  5. United Kingdom
  6. Sweden
  7. Australia
  8. United States
  9. Norway
  10. France


Best Countries for Citizenship

  1. Norway
  2. Canada
  3. Switzerland


Best Countries for Women

  1. Sweden
  2. Denmark
  3. Canada


Best Countries for Education

  1. United Kingdom
  2. United States
  3. Canada

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