Toronto ranks seventh (tied with Tokyo, Japan) out of the 140 most livable cities in the world according to the Economist Intelligence Unit. Cities are rated across five categories; stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure. In each of the categories, cities are given a score between 1 and 100, where 1 is considered intolerable and 100 is considered ideal. Once all category scores are compiled and weighted, an overall score is given between 1 and 100. Toronto received an overall score of 97.2. Toronto received high scores (100) in stability, healthcare and education. Toronto’s lowest score (89.3) was in infrastructure.

Ranking City
1 Vienna, Austria
2 Melbourne, Australia
3 Sydney, Australia
4 Osaka, Japan
5 Calgary, Canada
6 Vancouver, Canada
7 (tied) Toronto, Canada
7 (tied) Tokyo, Japan
9 Copenhagen, Denmark
10 Adelaide, Australia