Top 10 countries for global expats | The Insight Files |

The list of popular expat destinations has long included Northern Europe and Switzerland, known for their happiness, famed healthcare programs, and exceptional quality of life. These countries still retain some of the top spots, but this year the top expat destination belongs to a country in the opposite hemisphere: Ecuador. The top expat nationalities and countries are the U.S. and the UK, despite English not being the official language for half of the top ten most popular countries for expats. Australia has come in at rank 9 in the list of the top ten, preceding Hong Kong. Click here to see the complete list.