5 Least Livable Cities in the World

Stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education, and infrastructure are just some factors deciding a city's livability.
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These cities may have low livability scores, but they are the homes of millions of average people who manage to live there nonetheless -- and usually at great personal risk.

The Economist Intelligence Unit ranked the least livable cities according to more than 30 factors in five categories -- the all-important stability, health care, culture and environment, education and infrastructure. 

The prevalence of crime, theft, and conflict are trump cards that can determine whether or not people stand a good chance of living, as well as how they live.

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.