Quality of life

Grand Duchy of Luxembourg - safest country in the world for expats

The Grand Duchy heads the InterNations network's ranking.

15-internationsInterNations, an expat network with about 2.5 million members, recently published its list of the 11 safest countries in the world for expats.

In compiling its ranking, InterNations questioned no fewer than 14,300 expats, representing 174 nationalities and living in 191 countries all over the world. Overall, interviewees were asked to rate 43 different aspects of their life in their host country, on a scale of 1 to 7.

The Grand Duchy ranked top for the 'safety & security' aspect, ahead of even Singapore, Switzerland, New Zealand, Canada and Oman. In respect of the Grand Duchy, InterNations concluded that it has "only around half a million people living there but its crime rate is one of the lowest in the world."

(Article written by the editorial team of the portal luxembourg.lu)

  • Updated 06-03-2017