2010 Quality of Life Index

The Quality of Life Index (QLI) is an attempt to quantify a nation’s livability for its average inhabitant. It is a composite of six sub-indexes, each describing one of the elements which objectively influence the quality of life: health, education, wealth, democracy, peace and environment.

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2010 QLI map - EU

2010 QLI – EU

Due to its debatable nature, the European Union does not appear in the list. The version including the European Union is added here:


All indexes are based on the latest numbers available on 1 January 2010.


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