On a worldwide basis, Miami ranked 12th out of 50 cities. New York ranked 16th.
Overall, 85% of expats said they were generally happy with living in Miami, compared to 74% in New York and 71% worldwide.
Miami ranked particularly high in the survey’s Culture & Welcome Subcategory, with 89% saying it was easy to get used to the culture.
Miami also ranked high in the Career Prospects and Work Culture & Satisfaction Subcategories.
For the availability of public transportation, Miami ranked last worldwide (50 out of 50).
Miami also ranked 49 out of 50 in the Health & Well-Being Subcategory, with expats saying healthcare is unaffordable and unavailable compared to the rest of the world (New York ranked 48th in that category, suggesting it is a national issue).