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Compare countries: Singapore, Philippines

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Endlessly challenging and endlessly stimulating; wholly worth it.

Expat life is more fulfilling and rewarding and the work life balance is much better.

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Singapore

Philippines

Economics

 

31st

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

3

29

Disposable income

6

17

Wage growth

6

28

Savings

6

14

Economic confidence

3

21

Entrepreneurship

4

25

Politics

2

26

Career progression

3

31

Work/life balance

23

29

Job security

16

31

Experience

 

31st

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

6

27

Quality of life

10

30

Culture

20

26

Health

12

17

Making friends

24

9

Integration

23

10

Safety

2

29

Finance

2

27

Healthcare

4

27

Property

9

4

Family

 

31st

1st

Individual rankings

Overall

5

18

Integration

9

17

Health

10

30

Quality of Life

9

29

Overall cost of children

29

2

Childcare quality

2

22

School quality

1

31

Closeness with partner

15

1

Social life

15

12

Tolerance

14

4

Expat Explorer ranks 31 countries across various criteria from the 2018 survey.

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