New Zealand cities ranked among the healthiest in the world

NZ 06/08/2018

A new study by SpotAHome has placed 2 New Zealand cities among one the healthiest cities in the world.

To rank the cities, the study looked at a range of different factors including...

  • Average Gym Rating
  • Annual Sunshine Hours
  • Life Expectancy At Birth
  • Fast-Food Outlets
  • Obesity In Adults
  • Annual Vacation Days
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Air And Water Quality
  • Green Space
  • Electric Car Charging Points

Once the study was done, Auckland ranked at number 35 and Wellington came in at number 20. They were the only cities in New Zealand to make the list.

The top 10 healthiest cities were...

  1. Amsterdam
  2. Oslo
  3. Munich
  4. Rotterdam
  5. Berlin
  6. Tallinn, Estonia
  7. Vienna, Austria
  8. Adelaide, Australia
  9. Helsinki, Finland
  10. Perth, Australia

So while it's great some New Zealand cities have made the list, it's clear we have a bit more work to do to make it higher up the rankings in the future.