The Results Are in! Check Out the List of the Best Countries of the World

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A new list released by the US News & World Report ranks the best countries in the world and for the third year in a row, Switzerland remains at number one.

The annual report uses results based on a worldwide survey of more than 20,000 people.  Based on the results, the top best countries in the world are Switzerland, Japan, and our home and native land, Canada. Although Canada ranked second place in 2018, third place is pretty decent too.

Ranks are based on 75 different metrics including trustworthiness, citizens’ sense of well-being, digital privacy, business leaders, civic responsibility, safety, and more.

The top twenty countries include:

  1. Switzerland
  2. Japan
  3. Canada
  4. Germany
  5. UK
  6.  Sweden
  7. Australia
  8.  USA
  9.  Norway
  10.  France
  11. Netherlands
  12.  New Zealand
  13.  Denmark
  14.  Finland
  15.  Singapore
  16.  China
  17.  Belgium
  18.  Italy
  19.  Luxembourg
  20.  Spain

RELATED: Canada Ranked Second Most Beautiful Country in the World

If you want to check out the full rankings of the 80 countries on the list, click here.