The 10 Most Reputable Countries

Sorry, Canada: This year Sweden ranks best
By Arden Dier,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 26, 2016 1:51 PM CDT
Congrats, Sweden.   (AP Photo/Frank Augstein, file)
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(Newser) – Congrats, Sweden. The country is considered the most reputable, according to the Reputation Institute, which has produced a top 10 ranking based on how "welcoming, safe, and beautiful" a country is, according to a press release. More specifically, the rankings come from 58,000 ratings on economy, environment, and government, per the Local. Last year, Canada ranked top, while Sweden has held the third spot for the past two years. The full list:

  1. Sweden
  2. Canada
  3. Switzerland
  4. Australia
  5. Norway
  6. Finland
  7. New Zealand
  8. Denmark
  9. Ireland
  10. Netherlands
See the most peaceful countries here. (Read more Sweden stories.)

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