Special Report

25 of the Most Affordable Rich Countries

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25. France
> Affordability index: 2% less than avg.
> GDP per capita: $42,313 (#19 highest out of 44 countries)
> Population (2020): 67,347,238 (#14 largest out of 44 countries)

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24. Italy
> Affordability index: 11% less than avg.
> GDP per capita: $39,005 (#22 highest out of 44 countries)
> Population (2020): 59,449,527 (#16 largest out of 44 countries)

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23. Spain
> Affordability index: 15% less than avg.
> GDP per capita: $36,220 (#26 highest out of 44 countries)
> Population (2020): 47,351,567 (#19 largest out of 44 countries)

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22. South Korea.
> Affordability index: 18% less than avg.
> GDP per capita: $42,381 (#18 highest out of 44 countries)
> Population (2020): 51,780,579 (#17 largest out of 44 countries)

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21. Portugal
> Affordability index: 22% less than avg.
> GDP per capita: $31,935 (#29 highest out of 44 countries)
> Population (2020): 10,297,081 (#29 largest out of 44 countries)

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