Compare: South Africa, Malaysia

Compare: South Africa, Malaysia

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South Africa

Malaysia

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

36

17

Quality of life

24

16

Physical & mental wellbeing

21

11

Fulfillment

3

16

Community

34

9

Political stability

40

23

Ease of settling in

19

5

Making friends

14

13

Learning

26

24

Schooling

35

28

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

37

12

Income

23

25

Disposable income

14

8

Economic stability

40

14

Career progression

19

18

Reaching potential

7

14

Work / life balance

27

22

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

35

16

Cultural values

40

26

Personal development

24

7

Personal achievements

8

10

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

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