On June 12, Lamares, Capela & Associados wrote an article about “Portugal is the 3rd most peaceful country in the world”, something that attracts many foreigners to move to Portugal. InterNations recently released a study, Expats Inside 2018, which assessed the life quality of 68 countries and Portugal is in 2nd place.
This assessment was based on these factors: entertainment options, personal happiness, means of transportation, health, safety and digital life.
“I love how peaceful, safe and family-friendly Portugal is”
Overall, foreigners living in Portugal are impressed with the quality of the environment (96%) and the climate (94%). The tranquility in the country and security are factors that immigrants show to be completely satisfied, 73% consider their security excellent people.
A US expatriate agrees that the country is “peaceful, safe and family-centered” and a study of Brazilians living in Portugal concludes that the change of country was because they sought security.
In the following table you can see which countries are in the top 20 places and which positions Portugal is in each of the categories:
- Life quality: 2nd place;
- Entertainment options: 4th place;
- Personal happiness: 4th place;
- Means of transport: 15th place;
- Health: 6th place;
- Security: 11th place;
- Digital life: 18th place.