The 25 best countries in the world

Explore the Best 25 Countries

These countries, which range from Austria to South Korea, performed the best overall in the 2017 Best Countries rankings.

The rankings, formed in partnership with Y&R's brand strategy firm, BAV Consulting, and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, aim to gauge global perceptions of the world's biggest economies.

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Don't see your country here? See the full list of the 2017 Best Countries and explore how nations did in areas like Power, Citizenship and Quality of Life.