Residents of Vilnius are the most satisfied with life in their city among people living in EU capitals, according to a Eurostat survey.
Vilnius
© DELFI / Andrius Ufartas

Ninety-eight percent of residents of Vilnius said they were satisfied living in their city during the survey carried out last year. The Lithuanian capital moved up five positions compared with a similar survey taken in 2012.

The highest level of satisfaction in Europe was recorded in Oslo, the capital of Norway, which is not an EU member state.

Vilnius is followed closely by Stockholm and Copenhagen, 97% each, and Vienna and Luxembourg with 96%.

The lowest satisfaction level was recorded in Athens at 71%. Relatively low levels of satisfaction were in Rome at 80% and Bucharest and Paris, at 83% each.

The survey was carried out in 83 European cities.

BNS
It is prohibited to copy and republish the text of this publication without a written permission from UAB „BNS“.
Leave a comment
Commenting is allowed for registered users only!
By posting, you agree to terms
Read comments Read comments

Names of Holocaust victims to be read out in Seimas

Names of the Holocaust victims will be read out in the Lithuanian parliament on Monday to mark the...

Papal visit to Lithuania: ten most memorable quotes

Pope Francis visited Lithuania on Saturday and Sunday. BNS Lithuania provides ten most memorable...

Pope urges young Lithuanians 'to swim against current of individualism'

Pope Francis on Sunday called on young Lithuanians to have the courage "to swim against the current...

Pope Francis invites Lithuanians to care for socially vulnerable, resist thirst for glory

Pope Francis on Sunday called on the faithful in Lithuania to care for socially vulnerable groups...

Over 100,000 people gather for papal Holy Mass in Lithuania's Kaunas

Over 100,000 worshipers have gathered on Sunday morning in Lithuania's second-largest city of Kaunas...