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Germany

Malaysia

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

9

17

Quality of life

11

16

Physical & mental wellbeing

18

11

Fulfillment

15

16

Community

26

9

Political stability

4

23

Ease of settling in

36

5

Making friends

29

13

Learning

4

24

Schooling

4

28

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

4

12

Income

20

25

Disposable income

13

8

Economic stability

2

14

Career progression

17

18

Reaching potential

23

14

Work / life balance

9

22

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

8

16

Cultural values

15

26

Personal development

10

7

Personal achievements

14

10

Expat Explorer ranks 40 countries across various criteria from the 2020 survey.

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