Compare: Mainland China, South Africa

Compare: Mainland China, South Africa

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Keep an open mind, challenge your own preconceptions and embrace the foreign culture.

A bit difficult at first, but immersing one's self in the culture allows life to be more pleasurable

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Mainland China

South Africa

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

29

36

Quality of life

37

24

Physical & mental wellbeing

35

21

Fulfillment

7

3

Community

25

34

Political stability

27

40

Ease of settling in

37

19

Making friends

28

14

Learning

17

26

Schooling

15

35

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

29

37

Income

17

23

Disposable income

18

14

Economic stability

26

40

Career progression

11

19

Reaching potential

5

7

Work / life balance

35

27

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

30

35

Cultural values

32

40

Personal development

17

24

Personal achievements

28

8

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

See how Mainland China and South Africa compare, or use the dropdown menus above to add or remove criteria and see which country performs best.

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