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210 Countries

 

LATIN AMERICA
Uruguay 16
Chile 21
Costa Rica 22
Jamaica 38
Trinidad & Tobago 42
El Salvador 48
Dominican Republic 52
Panama 55
Brazil 56
Peru 59
Bolivia 63
Argentina 65
Mexico 69
Paraguay 70
Ecuador 71
Colombia 83
Nicaragua 95
Guatemala 102
Haiti 110
Honduras 111
Cuba 121
Venezuela 145
Belize n/a
Guyana n/a
Suriname n/a



African Union
Tunisia 61
United Arab Emirates 76
Kuwait 77
Jordan 79
Mauritania             86
Algeria 93
Oman 93
Lebanon 98
Morocco 102
Saudi Arabia 107
Bahrain 111
Egypt 119
Qatar 122
Iraq 134
Libya 139
Yemen 147
Somalia 148
Syria 149
Sudan 150
Comoros n/a
Djibouti n/a
Palestine n/a
Mauritius 33
Ghana 34
Namibia 40
Botswana 41
South Africa 44
Benin 49
Lesotho 52
Senegal 52
Malawi 61
Tunisia 61
Sierra Leone 67
Mali 73
Burkina Faso  74
Mozambique 80
Niger 83
Cote d'Ivoire 83
Mauritania 86
Liberia 88
Zambia 89
Tanzania 90
Rwanda 90
Nigeria 90
Algeria  93
Togo 98
Madagascar 102
Uganda 105
Kenya 106
Gabon 107
Congo (Dem Rep) 111
Cameroon 115
Guinea 118
Egypt 119
Guinea-Bissau 120
Central African Republic 122
Ethiopia 125
South Sudan 127
Chad 130
Zimbabwe  131
Angola 135
Congo (Rep) 135
Gambia (The) 139
Burundi 139
Libya 139
Somalia 148
Sudan 150
Eritrea 151
 

Arab League

Country

Democracy Rank

Press Freedom Rank

Corruption Rank

Denmark 1 6 1
Finland 1 2 2
Sweden 3 2 3
Norway 3 1 5
Netherlands 5 2 5
Switzerland 6 7 7
New Zealand 7 14 4
Belgium 8 2 13
Canada 9 11 9
Germany 10 14 10
Ireland 11 9 16
Australia 12 18 12
United Kingdom 12 24 10
Estonia 14 8 19
Austria 15 18 14
United States 16 16 14
Japan 16 26 16
Uruguay 16 24 18
Portugal 19 11 23
France 20 29 19
Chile 21 33 19
Costa Rica 22 9 34
Lithuania 22 18 27
Cyprus 24 22 27
Slovenia 24 18 30
Czech Republic 26 16 32
Poland 27 29 25
Spain 28 29 31
Slovakia 29 22 42
Italy 30 36 53
below are the 6 countries in division 2

Country

Democracy Rank

Press Freedom Rank

Corruption Rank

Taiwan 31 26 25
Israel 32 38 27
Mauritius 33 33 37
Ghana 34 36 48
Croatia 35 51 42
Mongolia 36 42 62
below are the 35 countries in division 3

Country

Democracy Rank

Press Freedom Rank

Corruption Rank

Latvia 37 29 34
Jamaica 38 11 59
Korea, South 38 39 32
Namibia 40 39 37
Botswana 41 54 23
Trinidad and Tobago 42 28 62
Hungary 43 47 42
South Africa 44 41 53
Romania 44 44 50
Georgia 46 62 40
Bulgaria 47 47 59
El Salvador 48 46 62
Benin 49 44 73
Greece 50 61 50
India 51 49 66
Lesotho 52 62 53
Senegal 52 62 53
Serbia 52 54 61
Panama 55 57 62
Brazil 56 57 66
Philippines 57 53 84
Dominican Republic 57 51 91
Peru 59 57 78
Indonesia 60 62 78
Tunisia 61 74 66
Malawi 61 54 100
Bolivia 63 62 88
Albania 63 70 78
Argentina 65 68 95
Moldova 66 82 91
Sierra Leone 67 76 107
Ukraine 68 76 116
Mexico 69 101 84
Paraguay 70 86 116
Ecuador 71 106 95
below are the 83 countries in division 4 

Country

Democracy Rank

Press Freedom Rank

Corruption Rank

Singapore 72 110 8
Mali 73 42 84
Burkina Faso 74 49 66
Papua New Guinea 75 33 124
United Arab Emirates 76 128 19
Kuwait 77 91 47
Bosnia and Herzegovina 78 68 66
Jordan 79 106 37
Mozambique 80 57 100
Kosovo 81 62 91
Malaysia 82 110 46
Niger 83 76 88
Colombia 83 82 73
Cote d'Ivoire 83 70 95
Mauritania 86 70 100
Macedonia 86 97 57
Liberia 88 86 73
Zambia 89 95 66
Tanzania 90 81 105
Rwanda 90 130 36
Nigeria 90 70 122
Algeria 93 97 78
Oman 93 117 52
Nicaragua 95 79 116
Nepal 95 79 116
Sri Lanka 95 101 73
Armenia 98 100 84
Lebanon 98 82 110
Togo 98 93 95
Turkey 101 117 57
Morocco 102 106 78
Madagascar 102 86 110
Guatemala 102 86 110
Uganda 105 85 124
Kenya 106 86 124
Saudi Arabia 107 142 40
Pakistan 107 101 105
Gabon 107 114 88

Haiti

110 74 144
Bangladesh 111 95 124
Congo, Republic of the 111 91 131
Honduras 111 110 100
Bahrain 111 143 42
Cameroon 115 104 116
Thailand 116 126 66
Kyrgyzstan 116 110 110
Guinea 118 104 124
Egypt 119 126 78
Guinea-Bissau 120 93 144
Cuba 121 149 48
Central African Republic 122 117 130
Qatar 122 115 132
Cambodia 124 115 136
China 125 143 73
Ethiopia 125 134 91
Myanmar 127 122 132
Afghanistan 127 97 152
South Sudan 127 106 149
Chad 130 123 132
Zimbabwe 131 123 136
Russia 132 134 107
Vietnam 132 140 100
Iraq 134 117 147
Angola 135 117 149
Kazakstan 135 138 110

Dem. Rep. of the Congo

135 128 132
Tajikistan 138 134 122
Gambia, The 139 143 110
Burundi 139 132 136
Libya 139 125 147
Laos 139 138 124
Belarus 139 149 95
Azerbaijan 144 146 107
Iran 145 147 116
Venezuela 145 132 144
Yemen 147 134 140
Somalia 148 130 153
Syria 149 147 140
Sudan 150 140 151
Eritrea 151 151 140
Uzbekistan 151 152 139
Turkmenistan 153 153 140
Korea, North 154 154 153
 
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World Democracy rankings for
certain groupings.

Denmark 1
Finland 1
Sweden 3
Norway 3
Netherlands 5
Switzerland 6
New Zealand 7
Belgium 8
Canada 9
Germany 10
Ireland 11
Australia 12
United Kingdom 12
Estonia 14
Austria 15
Japan 16
United States 16
Portugal 19
France 20
Chile 21
Slovenia 24
Czech Republic 26
Poland 27
Spain 28
Slovakia 29
Italy 30
Israel 32
Korea, South 38
Hungary 43
Greece 50
Mexico 69
Turkey 101
Iceland n/a
Luxembourg n/a
OECD


Denmark 1
Finland 1
Sweden 3
Netherlands 5
Belgium 8
Germany 10
Ireland 11
United Kingdom 12
Estonia 14
Austria 15
Portugal 19
France 20
Poland 23
Lithuania 23
Cyprus 24
Slovenia 25
Czech Republic 25
Spain 27
Slovakia 28
Italy 29
Croatia 34
Latvia 36
Hungary 41
Romania 44
Bulgaria 46
Greece 53
Malta n/a
Luxembourg n/a
EU

 

Denmark 1
Norway 3
Netherlands 5
Belgium 8
Canada 9
Germany 10
United Kingdom 12
Estonia 14
United States 16
Portugal 19
France 20
Lithuania 22
Slovenia 24
Czech Republic 26
Poland 27
Spain 28
Slovakia 29
Italy 30
Croatia 35
Latvia 37
Hungary 43
Romania 44
Bulgaria 47
Greece 50
Albania 63
Turkey 101
Iceland n/a
Luxembourg n/a
NATO


Canada 9
Germany 10
United Kingdom 12
United States 16
Japan 16
France 20
Italy 30
Russia 132
G8


Philippines 57
Indonesia 60
Singapore 72
Malaysia 82
Thailand 116
Cambodia 124
Myanmar 127
Vietnam 132
Laos 139
Brunei n/a
ASEAN


New Zealand 7
Canada 9
Australia 12
United States 16
Japan 16
Chile 21
Korea, South 38
Philippines 57
Peru 59
Indonesia 60
Mexico 69
Singapore 72
Papua New Guinea 75
Malaysia 82
Thailand 116
China 125
Russia 132
Vietnam 132
Brunei n/a
Hong Kong n/a
Taipei n/a
APEC