August: everyone’s favourite month for surveys (can’t think why). Coming hot on the heels of the Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travelist, EIU’s Global Liveability Ranking and ECA International’s Cost of Living survey is the Expat Insider survey from international expat network InterNations.
The InterNations survey polled 14,400 expats in 195 countries on their quality of living, across various categories. South American country Ecuador came top overall for quality of life, followed by Mexico, Malta and Southeast Asian powerhouse Singapore:
Curiously, Ecuador has just been described in less than favourable terms by Bloomberg Business: Everything Is Going Wrong In Ecuador.