The American magazine "US News & World Report" published its 2017 ranking of the best nations in the world, with Morocco coming in 48th place.
The country was well ahead of other Maghreb nations, with Tunisia in 64th and Algeria 78th. Morocco was ranked 2nd in Africa.
The "2017 Best Country Ranking" was based on an international survey of 21,000 people from 36 countries from around the world.
It used several criteria including the human and natural environment, Human Rights and freedoms, cultural influence, entrepreneurship, the legal framework, infrastructure, cultural heritage, the quality of life as well as political and economic influence.
Source : Infomédiaire