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An experience not to miss.

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

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United States

South Africa

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

30

36

Quality of life

28

24

Physical & mental wellbeing

34

21

Fulfillment

9

3

Community

15

34

Political stability

36

40

Ease of settling in

31

19

Making friends

37

14

Learning

14

26

Schooling

27

35

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

16

37

Income

8

23

Disposable income

10

14

Economic stability

20

40

Career progression

5

19

Reaching potential

12

7

Work / life balance

37

27

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

33

35

Cultural values

27

40

Personal development

34

24

Personal achievements

19

8

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

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