Compare: Thailand, Spain

Compare: Thailand, Spain

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Don't come with lots of furniture. Come with an open mind and good spirit!

Don't try to bring your home country with you. Accept where you are going and get used to how locals live, shop, eat and assimilate accordingly. In the long term you will be happier.

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Thailand

Spain

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

37

1

Quality of life

21

1

Physical & mental wellbeing

13

1

Fulfillment

35

12

Community

23

1

Political stability

34

8

Ease of settling in

8

4

Making friends

21

4

Learning

40

8

Schooling

39

21

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

32

27

Income

34

40

Disposable income

26

31

Economic stability

23

8

Career progression

34

40

Reaching potential

36

40

Work / life balance

19

2

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

20

3

Cultural values

16

4

Personal development

14

4

Personal achievements

38

7

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

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