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Canada ranks 3rd in survey of rich nations

Australia leads 'Better Life Index': OECD

Last Updated: May 28, 2013

Australia, Sweden and Canada rank highest in the 'Better Life Index' released by the Paris-based Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. A total of 24 factors are used to compile the index, including health, job security, life satisfaction, air quality and safety.

The OECD noted that Canada excels in the areas of civic engagement and life expectancy but noted there is a marked gap between rich and poor.
Select the coloured countries below to read more about how they ranked.

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