ISLAMABAD: Within the newest rating, Karachi has been positioned on the checklist of 10 least liveable cities on the earth. The Pakistan’s monetary hub was ranked at seventh place whereas Bangladesh capital Dhaka was put at 4th.
As per the 2021 version of The Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) World Liveability Rating, Damascus stays the world’s least liveable metropolis. With a median rating of 68.6, cities within the Asia-Pacific area scored beneath the common of 73.09 recorded earlier than the pandemic started.
In most liveable cities “Auckland rose to the highest of the rating owing to its profitable strategy in containing the COVID-19 pandemic,” the EIU stated. “European cities fared notably poorly on this yr’s version,” it added. “Eight of the highest ten largest falls within the rankings are European cities.” Vienna, for instance, fell from first place to twelfth. The Austrian capital had led the checklist for a number of years, often tied on the prime with Melbourne. However Hamburg in northern Germany had probably the most dramatic fall — dropping 34 locations to forty seventh.