Compare: Qatar, United Arab Emirates

Compare: Qatar, United Arab Emirates

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A great experience, but you should enter into it knowing what you want to get out of it

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

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Qatar

United Arab Emirates

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

10

12

Quality of life

17

5

Physical & mental wellbeing

33

30

Fulfillment

26

5

Community

31

7

Political stability

9

16

Ease of settling in

16

23

Making friends

5

27

Learning

2

11

Schooling

9

23

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

2

7

Income

1

2

Disposable income

1

3

Economic stability

4

30

Career progression

8

6

Reaching potential

3

8

Work / life balance

25

31

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

37

28

Cultural values

39

28

Personal development

32

16

Personal achievements

32

29

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

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