Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Rankings

The U.N. released its list of best countries in which to live based on life expectancy, educational level of citizens, and standard of living. Norway regained the top spot from Iceland, who held it in 2008 and 2007. Norway was also #1 for 6 years in row from 2001-2006, before that it was Canada.

Here's the top 21:

1. Norway
2. Australia
3. Iceland
4. Canada
5. Ireland
6. Netherlands
7. Sweden
8. France
9. Switzerland
10. Japan
11. Luxembourg
12. Finland
13. United States
14. Austria
15. Spain
16. Denmark
17. Belgium
18. Italy
19. Liechtenstein
20. New Zealand
21. United Kingom


I just found that Trondheim is the #7 most bike-friendly city in the world. Amsterdam, Portland Oregon, and Copenhagen are the top 3.

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