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India

United Arab Emirates

Living

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

38

12

Quality of life

40

5

Physical & mental wellbeing

40

30

Fulfillment

24

5

Community

36

7

Political stability

28

16

Ease of settling in

22

23

Making friends

30

27

Learning

32

11

Schooling

30

23

Aspiring

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

35

7

Income

28

2

Disposable income

35

3

Economic stability

24

30

Career progression

21

6

Reaching potential

26

8

Work / life balance

38

31

Mindset

 

40th

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

38

28

Cultural values

36

28

Personal development

39

16

Personal achievements

34

29

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

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