Compare: South Africa, Germany

Compare: South Africa, Germany

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

Learn and respect the local language, do some language courses before you come here

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South Africa

Germany

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

36

9

Quality of life

24

11

Physical & mental wellbeing

21

18

Fulfillment

3

15

Community

34

26

Political stability

40

4

Ease of settling in

19

36

Making friends

14

29

Learning

26

4

Schooling

35

4

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

37

4

Income

23

20

Disposable income

14

13

Economic stability

40

2

Career progression

19

17

Reaching potential

7

23

Work / life balance

27

9

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

35

8

Cultural values

40

15

Personal development

24

10

Personal achievements

8

14

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

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