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Compare: Germany, United Kingdom

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We've been here for 20 years now and have had so many experiences. We will head home one day but for now it still suits us.

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Germany

United Kingdom

Economics

 

31st

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

2

16

Disposable income

5

20

Wage growth

8

9

Savings

9

23

Economic confidence

2

25

Entrepreneurship

12

14

Politics

6

22

Career progression

6

4

Work/life balance

5

18

Job security

1

5

Experience

 

31st

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

15

28

Quality of life

9

25

Culture

19

7

Health

15

31

Making friends

25

26

Integration

19

9

Safety

12

23

Finance

19

16

Healthcare

11

24

Property

29

28

Family

 

31st

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

8

27

Integration

24

29

Health

8

25

Quality of Life

8

17

Overall cost of children

11

22

Childcare quality

5

21

School quality

6

12

Closeness with partner

5

31

Social life

25

29

Tolerance

18

6

Expat Explorer ranks 31 countries across various criteria from the 2018 survey.

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