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The latest Quality of Life Survey has found Dunedin residents are the happiest in the nation. The government backed survey is carried out every two years across New Zealand’s largest urban areas; Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington, Christchurch and Dunedin. Results showed 85% of Dunedin residents think the city is a great place to live – a higher rating than anywhere else in the country. The survey also found 87% of Dunedin residents rated their quality of life positively, while six out of 10 said they enjoyed a good work/life balance. The survey results reinforced Dunedin’s reputation as a pleasant city in which to live, work, study and play. read more