Canada Ranks 2nd Best Country Globally in 2023

Canada has been ranked as the second-best country in the world according to the 2023 Best Countries ranking by U.S. News, with Switzerland taking the top spot. This marks an improvement from Canada's third place ranking in 2022.

The rankings were based on 10 sub-categories, with Canada performing well in several of them:

1. Entrepreneurship: Canada ranked 5th.

2. Quality of Life: Canada was ranked 3rd.

3. Social Purpose: Canada ranked 4th.

4. Agility: Canada ranked 2nd.

Additionally, Canada was recognized in the "Best For" countries list, excelling in various attributes:

- 2nd best country to start a career.

- 4th best country for education.

- 7th best country for studying abroad.

- 7th best country for raising kids.

- 2nd best country for racial equality.

- 6th best country for women.

- 6th best country for comfortable retirement.

- 6th most transparent country.

- 2nd best country to headquarter a corporation.

These rankings affirm Canada's status as a premier global destination for immigrants seeking a better life, offering opportunities for education, career development, and a high quality of life. Canada's inclusivity, acceptance, and suitability for raising families and retiring comfortably make it an attractive choice for immigrants from around the world. Overall, Canada's second-place ranking highlights its continued appeal as a top immigrant destination on the global stage.