Compare: Portugal, Spain

Compare: Portugal, Spain

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Don't try to bring your home country with you. Accept where you are going and get used to how locals live, shop, eat and assimilate accordingly. In the long term you will be happier.

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Portugal

Spain

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

5

1

Quality of life

9

1

Physical & mental wellbeing

3

1

Fulfillment

8

12

Community

3

1

Political stability

15

8

Ease of settling in

2

4

Making friends

10

4

Learning

15

8

Schooling

11

21

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

31

27

Income

39

40

Disposable income

33

31

Economic stability

12

8

Career progression

38

40

Reaching potential

34

40

Work / life balance

11

2

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

11

3

Cultural values

12

4

Personal development

5

4

Personal achievements

33

7

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

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