7 cities in the ranking of liveability

• 7 cities in the ranking of liveability

The other day, Spatial Planning Institute "Urbanik", together with the Union of Architects of Russia published the "Integrated urban comfort rating." A study carried out for the third consecutive year, it is attended by 100 of the largest Russian cities, and I must admit, some of them showed a very unexpected results.

We chose the 7 most interesting participants of a rating, including both the best and the worst city for quality of life.

7 cities in the ranking of liveability

The last place in the ranking - 100th, went to Komsomolsk-on-Amur, this fall, experienced a severe flood.

Note that in the preparation of the rating took into account 25 parameters: the level of payment of utility costs, the availability of housing, traffic, external transport accessibility, the level of urban development, the level of crime in the city, the purchasing power of the population and the degree of favorable natural conditions.

Also among the most difficult places to live were Dzerzhinsk, Ussuriysk, Makhachkala, Biysk.

7 cities in the ranking of liveability

Surprisingly, Moscow was a disappointing 48th in the degree of comfort of life. According to a representative study of the organizer, "Urbanik", Anton Finogenova, the fall of the capital, is ranked seventh in 2011, due to the fact that the growth rate of income citizens here do not keep pace with rising costs. To this is added another and the environment, and cork, which do not give the Muscovites lead a prosperous life. As a result, Moscow is located in front of Nizhny Tagil, who took 49th place.

7 cities in the ranking of liveability

But Krasnoyarsk at one point walked around the capital and was on the 47 place. In 2011, the city held the 37 position in 2010, the 12 line.

By the way, at one time the city was awarded the Diploma of the first international contest "Best city of the CIS" for the "formation of an effective model of social support of the population."

Founded in 1628, Krasnoyarsk is the largest of the ancient cities of Siberia.

7 cities in the ranking of liveability

The second capital of Russia - St. Petersburg - in 2012 also worsened their position, dropping rapidly over the year from tenth place on the 19th. It is assumed that similarly to Moscow, the inhabitants of the cultural capital of preventing traffic jams and expensive.

7 cities in the ranking of liveability

Oddly enough, in the Chelyabinsk life better than in St. Petersburg - the city was not "severe" compared to many participants in the study and took 18th place. But last year, life in the center of the steel industry was still better off - millionik Chelyabinsk was at the 15th place. I wonder if Chelyabinsk agree with official data about their quality of life.

7 cities in the ranking of liveability

is pleasantly surprising northern port city of Murmansk, which left far behind Moscow and St. Petersburg in the ranking of the top hundred cities in the country. The capital of the Polar region, which is home to about 300 000 people, is not just entered the top ten leaders, she took the 5th place.

7 cities in the ranking of liveability

The most convenient and prosperous life for the Russian city - Krasnodar. The capital of Kuban the second consecutive year the leader in the ranking due to the low crime rate, good housing, a high level of income with respect to the consumer basket. The region accounts for 40-50% of federal government investment in connection with the preparation for the Olympic Games in 2014. In addition, "in the southern cities continues to decline in the level of" gray income "," - said one of the experts and analysts. Also in the top three most favorable cities entered a small Surgut (320 thousand. People) and one million Ekaterinburg.