Singapore Tops Best Countries for Expat Women Chart

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Singapore Tops Best Countries for Expat Women Chart

Over 70% of female expats in Singapore say the destination is best for income growth and personal fulfilment.

Singapore has emerged as the leader among the top countries for expat women to make a career and increase their earnings potential, suggests HSBC’s 2017 Expat Explorer survey.

Singapore leads the chart with 18% of expat females, followed by Hong Kong (14%) and South Korea (10%).

As the survey reveals, 71% respondents agree that Singapore is one of the best destinations for women who want a bigger income, way above Hong Kong (55%), China (45%), South Korea (44%), and Vietnam (42%).

Over half of female expats also say Singapore is the best destination for work culture and personal fulfilment at work. In this category Singapore was closely followed by China (48%), India (48%), Hong Kong (47%) and Indonesia (41%).


With regards to job security Singapore comes second at 49%, while Japan and Taiwan are rated the best at 50%.


Career opportunities for expat women are best rated in China at 73% of respondents agreeing. Hong Kong comes second with 64% and India takes the third place at 62%.

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