Hyderabad tops the list of most liveable cities: Mercer Quality of Living rankings of 2019
Mercer Quality of Living rankings of 2019, one of the popular surveys has ranked Hyderabad number one yet again. This is the fifth time in a row that the ‘City of Pearls’ has topped the list but this time along with Pune.
According to Mercer’s 21st annual Quality of Living Rankings released on Wednesday, Hyderabad along with Pune secured the 143rd position on a global front competing with 450 other cities. The cities were evaluated between September and November last year based on 39 factors including political stability, healthcare, education, crime, recreation, and transport.
Though densely populated, Hyderabad has always seen rapid development offering best work life with premium entertainment. It is now the favourite destination for many global aspirants. On the other hand, New Delhi stood at the 162nd position on the list, Mumbai at 154 and Bengaluru at 149.
Vienna, Austria’s capital, tops the global ranking for the 10th year running, followed by Zurich in Switzerland. Cites from Asia, West Asia and Africa have fared much better than India.