The Best and Worst Cities to Move To in 2020
The Expat City Ranking 2019 names Taipei (1st), Kuala Lumpur, Ho Chi Minh City, Singapore, Montréal, Lisbon, Barcelona, Zug, The Hague, and Basel (10th) as the best cities to move to in 2020, reads the Expat City Ranking 2019, released by InterNations, the world’s largest expat community with more than 3.5 million members.
Kuwait City (82nd), Rome, Milan, Lagos (Nigeria), Paris, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Lima, New York City, and Yangon (73rd) are the world’s worst cities.
Bucharest or other city in Romania was not included in the Expat City Ranking this year.
The survey is based on the annual Expat Insider survey, which is with more than 20,000 respondents one of the most extensive surveys about living and working abroad.
In 2019, 82 cities around the globe are surveyed in the Expat City Ranking, offering in-depth information about five areas of expat life: Quality of Urban Living, Getting Settled, Urban Work Life, Finance & Housing, and Local Cost of Living. Taken together, the first four areas make up the Expat City Ranking, which reveals the best and worst cities to move to in 2020.