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BAV Group Launches 2018 Best Countries Rankings
SWITZERLAND IS THE WORLD’S BEST COUNTRY; CANADA, GERMANY, UK AND JAPAN ROUND OUT THE TOP 5

We developed a model in partnership with U.S. News & World Report and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania to help understand how nations are perceived around the world. We asked over 21,000 respondents to rate the countries by ranking them to 65 attributes.

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BrandAsset® Valuator (BAV®) is the world’s largest and leading empirical study of consumer brand perceptions. Since 1993, BAV has measured over 59,000 different brands on 75 consistent metrics. This data has accumulated across 52 countries, resulting in over 9 billion data points.

 

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Best Countries 2018: Brand UK

Now in its third year, the Best Countries rankings evaluate 80 countries across a range of criteria, from economic influence and power to citizenship and quality of life, to capture how nations are perceived on a global scale. Today we unveiled the first country specific analysis: Brand UK.

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