For the second year running, the 2016 HSBC Expat Explorer survey ranked Singapore as the top destination for expats. Of those expats surveyed, almost two thirds told HSBC that their quality of life improved after moving to Singapore.
Over 60% of respondents stated they earned more in Singapore than they did in their home country, with expats in Singapore earning $139,000 a year on average, while 23% of respondents earned more than $200,000.
In addition, 50% felt they were healthier living in Singapore, 84% said Singapore was safer than their home country and 75% rated the quality of education as better than at home.
Impressive results! If the island nation is on your radar for your next international assignment, our useful country guide can help you adjust to expat life in Singapore.