Compare: South Africa, New Zealand

Compare: South Africa, New Zealand

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

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South Africa

New Zealand

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

36

2

Quality of life

24

3

Physical & mental wellbeing

21

2

Fulfillment

3

17

Community

34

10

Political stability

40

3

Ease of settling in

19

10

Making friends

14

3

Learning

26

5

Schooling

35

14

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

37

10

Income

23

31

Disposable income

14

34

Economic stability

40

6

Career progression

19

33

Reaching potential

7

32

Work / life balance

27

1

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

35

1

Cultural values

40

3

Personal development

24

1

Personal achievements

8

6

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

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