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Don't be an 'expat', integrate from day one… Enjoy the 'Kiwi' lifestyle or move on, you'll never be happy unless you give it your all.

It is a lot different from life back home. However, it is an extremely welcoming country with warm people. It’s better to come in with an open mind. It’s my home away from home.

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New Zealand

Bahrain

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

2

14

Quality of life

3

4

Physical & mental wellbeing

2

22

Fulfillment

17

28

Community

10

18

Political stability

3

20

Ease of settling in

10

6

Making friends

3

23

Learning

5

13

Schooling

14

19

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

10

15

Income

31

9

Disposable income

34

7

Economic stability

6

37

Career progression

33

14

Reaching potential

32

2

Work / life balance

1

12

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

1

15

Cultural values

3

22

Personal development

1

9

Personal achievements

6

16

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

See how New Zealand and Bahrain compare, or use the dropdown menus above to add or remove criteria and see which country performs best.

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