Compare: Philippines, South Africa

Compare: Philippines, South Africa

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Expat life is more fulfilling and rewarding and the work life balance is much better.

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

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Philippines

South Africa

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

32

36

Quality of life

33

24

Physical & mental wellbeing

15

21

Fulfillment

31

3

Community

28

34

Political stability

18

40

Ease of settling in

7

19

Making friends

2

14

Learning

39

26

Schooling

37

35

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

19

37

Income

32

23

Disposable income

12

14

Economic stability

9

40

Career progression

36

19

Reaching potential

37

7

Work / life balance

23

27

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

22

35

Cultural values

24

40

Personal development

20

24

Personal achievements

18

8

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

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