Compare: Switzerland, South Africa

Compare: Switzerland, South Africa

Change ranking criteria

Change ranking criteria using the dropdown menus:

  • Living
  • Aspiring
  • Mindset

Please enable Javascript in your browser

For a better experience Expat Explorer Interactive, you need to change your browser settings to enable Javascript.

A wonderful challenge - with all its ups and downs, I would not change it for anything else.

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

Compare results

Change view:

chart view table view

Switzerland

South Africa

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

4

36

Quality of life

2

24

Physical & mental wellbeing

5

21

Fulfillment

34

3

Community

27

34

Political stability

1

40

Ease of settling in

29

19

Making friends

26

14

Learning

3

26

Schooling

2

35

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

1

37

Income

3

23

Disposable income

2

14

Economic stability

1

40

Career progression

15

19

Reaching potential

24

7

Work / life balance

6

27

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

7

35

Cultural values

10

40

Personal development

2

24

Personal achievements

23

8

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

See how Switzerland and South Africa compare, or use the dropdown menus above to add or remove criteria and see which country performs best.

About HSBC Expat

We provide wealth management, banking and currency management services in a stable, central location. So if you move to a new country or territory, your finances won't have to.

Open an Expat Bank Account with HSBC Expat. Find out more
Open an Expat Bank Account with HSBC Expat. Find out more

Click to view quote…