Compare: Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates

Compare: Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates

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Be open, be positive, be yourself and make the best of living in Hong Kong.

My husband has always been an expat, and after 20 years in the Middle East, this is home.

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Hong Kong

United Arab Emirates

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

27

12

Quality of life

31

5

Physical & mental wellbeing

31

30

Fulfillment

1

5

Community

19

7

Political stability

38

16

Ease of settling in

9

23

Making friends

31

27

Learning

20

11

Schooling

22

23

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

21

7

Income

4

2

Disposable income

4

3

Economic stability

34

30

Career progression

1

6

Reaching potential

6

8

Work / life balance

39

31

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

23

28

Cultural values

29

28

Personal development

22

16

Personal achievements

5

29

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

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