Sydney and Melbourne have been acknowledged as being among the many 44 healthiest cities on the earth, with the NSW capital listed in second place.
The favored Netherlands metropolis of Amsterdam topped the checklist inside the Wholesome Way of life Cities Report 2021, which measured the approach to life of 44 international locations, whereas Sydney was ranked the second healthiest metropolis on the earth in a survey.
The Report measured the sunshine hours, common hours labored per week, happiness ranges and out of doors actions to find out its rating whereas additionally making an allowance for the price of a bottle of water (inside the metropolis), weight problems ranges of the nation, life expectancy (inside the nation), air pollution index rating (metropolis), common annual hours labored, happiness ranges (nation), out of doors actions (metropolis), variety of takeaway eating places (metropolis) and prices of a month-to-month health club membership (metropolis).
Amsterdam boasted greater than 400 out of doors actions whereas the Netherlands ranked the fifth happiest nation on the earth, in addition to the sixth finest nation in Europe for weight problems ranges at simply 20.4%.
Sydney got here in at second with its 2636 hours of sunshine per yr and 1712 hours labored on common per yr – a median of just about 33 hours per week.
With happiness ranges of seven.22/10 and 406 out of doors actions, Sydney additionally has a life expectancy of 82.1.
Austrian capital Vienna got here in third, helped by one of many lowest air pollution ranges of all cities analysed at 17.33 (out of 100).
That’s over 4 occasions decrease than Beijing’s air pollution rating of 85.43 (out of 100) and thrice decrease than Barcelona, Paris and London.
Melbourne was the one different Australian metropolis on the checklist and got here in at eleventh with 2363 hours of sunshine however solely 243 out of doors actions.
The UK examine collected information throughout 10 metrics for 44 cities. Every metric was awarded a weighted rating and mixed to offer every metropolis a complete rating out of 100. The rating was then used to rank the 44 healthiest cities.
High 10 healthiest cities:
1. Amsterdam, Netherlands
2. Sydney, Australia
3. Vienna, Austria
4. Stockholm, Sweden
5. Copenhagen, Denmark
6. Helsinki, Finland
7. Fukuoka, Japan
8. Berlin, Germany
9. Barcelona, Spain
10. Vancouver, Canada
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