New Zealand named best place to live in the world

It has been revealed by researchers that Aotearoa has been crowned the world's best place to live.

A global index of the best places to live in the world has New Zealand to take the title, with last year's winners Norway dropping down to second place.

TOP TEN:

1. NZ
2. Norway
3. Finland
4. Switzerland
5. Canada
6. Australia
7. Netherlands
8. Sweden
9. Denmark
10. UK

BOTTOM TEN:

149. Yemen
148. Afghanistan
147. Central African Republic
146. Sudan
145. Democratic Republic of Congo
144. Chad
143. Iraq
142. Mauritania
141. Angola
140. Burundi