In a recent global survey, Pakistan, Iran and North Korea have attracted the most negative ratings. People’s views of the US and the EU have also worsened. According to BBC, the Country Ratings Poll of 24 nations was conducted by GlobeScan/Pipa.

Between December 2013 and April 2014, a total of 24,542 people were asked to rate 16 countries and the EU on whether their influence in the world was “mostly positive” or “mostly negative.”

Germany has kept its position as the most positively viewed country.


Full story: BBC

  • Sheeraz Khan

    True. I agree with statistical numbers but the question remains how do we change perceptions?

  • Naheed

    Perceptions are in a major part based on reality. Change the reality, perceptions will automatically change with time. Let’s face it, there’s a reason why we are up there in this table.