Newsweek : Luxembourg is the world’s 5th best country
In a Newsweek study of health, education, economy and politics ranking the globe’s true national champions, Luxembourg ranks 5th behind Finland, Switzerland, Sweden and Australia.
Among the five areas analysed, quality of life is the one where Luxembourg scores best (ranked 3rd), followed by health and political environment (7th place). Luxembourg ranks 9th in terms of economic dynamism. The only area where Luxembourg is far behind (29) is education.
None of the 100 countries under review has managed to rank first in more than one of the five areas analysed. According to the study, Finland offers the best educational system, Japan the best health system, Norway the highest quality of life and Sweden the best political environment, while Singapore is the country with the most dynamic economy.