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Livable cities: What makes your city great?

Categories: Canada


By CBC News

A survey published by the Economist Intelligence Unit says Vancouver is the most livable city in the world.

The U.K.-based group analyzes 30 factors to establish its annual rankings, including stability, health care, culture, environment, education, infrastructure and personal safety.

Vancouver was among three Canadian cities to land in the top 10, with Toronto and Calgary ranking fourth and fifth, respectively. It was the fifth year in a row that Vancouver took the top spot in the survey.

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What quality is most important when determining whether a city is livable? Even if your city didn't make the top 10, tell us why it's great. Share your thoughts in the comments below.

(This survey is not scientific. It is based on readers' responses.) 

Tags: Alberta, Canada, Toronto, Vancouver