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Fukuoka – 7th Most Liveable City in The World 2016 – Monocle 2016

Fukuoka ranks 7th most liveable city in Monocle’s annual Quality of Life Survey for 2016! After ranking 12th in 2015, Fukuoka City moved up five places! Monocle praised Fukuoka, saying that, “Under the inventive Mayor Takashima, this thriving city on the island of Kyushu is becoming ever more green, bike-friendly and business savvy.” Other Japanese cities in the top 25 were Tokyo – #1, and Kyoto at #9. The full report is in the July/August issue of Monocle – on sale now. Or watch the video on their website: https://monocle.com/film/affairs/top-25-cities-2016/

英情報誌モノクル発表!世界の住みやすい街ランキング2016、福岡が第7位!!

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2016 Ranking (2015 ranking, 2014 ranking)
01. Tokyo (01, 02)
02. Berlin (03, 14)
03. Vienna (02, 06)
04. Copenhagen (10, 01)
05. Munich (09, 08)
06. Melbourne (04, 03)
07. Fukuoka (12, 10)
08. Sydney (05, 11)
09. Kyoto (14, 09)
10. Stockholm (06, 04)
11. Vancouver (07, 15)
12. Helsinki (08, 05)
13. Zurich (10, 07)
14. Madrid (16, 17)
15. Hamburg (21, 20)
16. Lisbon (18, 22)
17. Düsseldorf (not ranked, not ranked)
18. Hong Kong (19, 13)
19. Barcelona (24, 21)
20. Singapore (13, 16)
21. Amsterdam (20, 19)
22. Auckland (17, 12)
23. Honolulu (not ranked, not ranked)
24. Portland (25, 23)
25. Montréal (not ranked, not ranked)

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Source: https://monocle.com/film/affairs/top-25-cities-2016/

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Published: Jun 21, 2016 / Last Updated: Jun 23, 2016

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