The latest HSBC Expat Explorer rankings saw France jump an impressive five places on last year's score, coming in 11th out of a total of 31 countries.
For the study, HSBC interviewed 22,318 expats sent abroad by their company, to find out how they felt about their new country in terms of family, economics and overall experience.
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For quality of life for family it came 5th out of 31, for childcare quality it came 4th overall and for school quality 5th.
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