VANCOUVER — Canada has been ranked as the top country in the world to visit, live in, study and attend or organize events, according to a study from the New York-based Reputation Institute.
The 2014 Country RepTrak report also ranked Canada as the country with the second best overall reputation in the world, after three consecutive years holding the top spot.
“It’s fantastic that the world holds Canada in such high esteem, which helps make our country such a desirable place to visit,” said Jon Mamela, CMO, Canadian Tourism Commission. “Looking ahead into 2015, we will continue to offer diverse experiences to curious travellers keen to live a life less ordinary by enjoying our incredible nature, dynamic cities, unique culture and local lifestyles.”
The Reputation Institute operates as a reputation-management consultancy in 30 countries. The 2014 Country RepTrak report is based on online answers from 26,000 consumers in the G8 countries and focuses on the 55 countries around the world with the highest GDP.