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Something everyone should experience, even if it's only for a few months

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

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Turkey

South Africa

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

18

36

Quality of life

32

24

Physical & mental wellbeing

10

21

Fulfillment

32

3

Community

2

34

Political stability

39

40

Ease of settling in

25

19

Making friends

6

14

Learning

12

26

Schooling

6

35

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

40

37

Income

35

23

Disposable income

39

14

Economic stability

39

40

Career progression

37

19

Reaching potential

29

7

Work / life balance

33

27

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

40

35

Cultural values

38

40

Personal development

36

24

Personal achievements

39

8

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

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