Lonely Planet Writer

Dhaka is world's second least liveable city, up from worst

Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh, has been promoted in the rankings of the world’s most and least liveable cities.

A row of taxi's in Dhaka.
A row of taxi’s in Dhaka. Image by Kuruman / CC BY 2.0

While Melbourne has claimed the title of most liveable city for another year, Dhaka has been lifted off the bottom spot to become the second least liveable city in the world, after Damascus. Dhaka scored poorly on all measures, including  health care, education, culture, environment and infrastructure. Read more: thedailystar.net 

See also: Melbourne tops world’s most liveable city list (again)