As reported by the Global Liveability Index 2019, Karachi has earned a place on the list of the world’s 10 least livable cities. Global Liveability Index 2019 has ranked the city at 5th place. The city is marginally better to live compared to Tripoli (4th), Dhaka (3rd), Lagos (2nd) and Damascus (1st).
Last year Karachi was ranked 4th.
The Economist Intelligence Unit, a Britain based forecasting, advisory, research, and analysis firm, publishes a Global Liveability Index each year.
Economist Intelligence Unit gauge cities on the following 5 factors and assign them a livability score; stability, healthcare, culture & environment, education and infrastructure.
Here are the 10 least liveable cities for 2019: