Believe it or not, people's perception of a specific place may have more power than actual events. In fact, a country's reputation can influence such important aspects as international politics, foreign investment or tourism. For this reason, some companies are dedicated to studying the reputation of countries. This is the case of the Reputation Institute, which has just presented CountryRep Trak, an annual index that measures the reputation of different countries taking into account factors such as the perception of visitors, security, friendliness of residents, progressive policies or the effectiveness of government.
Today at Hard Hobbit To Break we want to show you the top 10 of this very useful annual index for companies. As you can see for yourself below, Europe is the continent that comes out best, with 7 representatives on the list. Of course, Spain is not in the top 10, but in position 17. Do you want to know which are the countries with the best reputation of the world? Well, pay attention to what we tell you next!
The country with the best reputation in the world according to the annual CountryRep Track index is Sweden, which stands out for its tolerant society, its low level of crime, its high standard of living, its high-quality exports, its climate, its strong sense of business, its beautiful cities ...
In second position we find Canada, a country that many people would like emigrate. Its inhabitants enjoy a tolerant culture, a strong economy and an enviable health system.
Closing the top 3 is Switzerland, which despite not being a member of the European Union, is one of the main centers economic of the continent. On the other hand, its high standard of living must be highlighted.
The second non-European country on the list is Australia, which has a large economy and a climate of stability. One of its main sectors is mining, although the technology boom in Sydney. Of course, it is a very tourist destination.
Norway is ranked fifth, with access to the European single market, albeit without the right to vote. It is a great exporting power thanks to its resources natural. Of course, it is also an important tourist destination.
Also in northern Europe is the country that ranks sixth. This is Finland, the only fully-fledged Nordic state of the European Union. It stands out both for its standard of living and for its product exports manufactured.
7. New Zealand
In seventh place is New Zealand, a country in Oceania where businesses and tourists are very well received. Auckland deserves a special mention, where in recent times there has been a construction boom.
We return to the old continent to tell you about Denmark, which serves as link between continental and Scandinavian Europe. Of course, it must be borne in mind that citizens in this country enjoy a high standard of living. Furthermore, we would like to highlight its strong commitment to renewable energy.
In ninth position we find Ireland, whose economy has shot up 26% in the last year. This is possible because the country is attracting investment foreign more than ever.
Closing the top 10 we find Holland, a country that stands out for its high tolerance and for its tourist culture. In addition, it is important to note that here is one of the largest shipping ports in the world: Rotterdam. This serves as a center of trade between Europe and the rest of the planet.
Top 10 Most Reputable Countries in the World 2016 (January 2021)
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