Reykjavik, the best place to live for LGBT+ people!
A new study has revealed the most LGBT-friendly cities in the world, based on a ranking of 77 major world cities.
The Wellbeing Index was created by Fitbit and ranks the cities in order of their liveability based on 15 factors, including gender equality, safety and LGBT+ acceptance.
It judged the capital of Iceland, Reykjavik, to be the best place to live for LGBT+ people, giving it a score of 10/10 thanks to “full legal equality as well as strong representation in parliament and the media”.
It’s hardly surprising considering that Iceland was the first country in the world to elect an openly gay head of state, and Icelanders have taken every opportunity to show their support for the LGBT+ community ever since.