Employment The Best Countries to Work In  

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List of the Best Countries to Work in ranked from best to worst. Which nation is the greatest when it comes to work? A high employment rate with good wages are definitely things to consider, but so are health plans and vacation time. Vote on this list of the best countries to work in and we will see which country provides the best careers.

If you are looking for a career change and time off is important to you, check out the Scandinavian countries. Norway, Denmark and Sweden all offer employees ample time off, short working hours and excellent child care services. People in the Netherlands work the least amount of hours in a year and they have a high level of job security.

England is one of the financial capitals of the world and although it is an expensive city to live in, salaries are generally high. France has great job opportunities as well as tons of recreational options. The United Arab Emirates has been becoming a popular destination for expatriates to find work and offers a very high quality of living.

So, which country is the best to work in? Vote on this list and let the world know where you would want to punch the clock.

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Germany is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Germany Berlin

2
176 60
Switzerland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

3
188 71
Denmark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Denmark Copenhagen

4
169 66
Netherlands is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Netherlands Amsterdam

5
149 55
Belgium is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Belgium City of Brussels

6
142 52
Austria is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Austria Vienna

7
150 59
Republic of Ireland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

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152 62
Australia is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
jackslee2 added Australia Canberra

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161 69
Finland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Finland Helsinki

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157 68
Estonia is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Estonia Tallinn

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147 64
Czech Republic is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Countries to Work In

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127 52
New Zealand is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added New Zealand Wellington

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148 69
Slovak Republic is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Slovak Republic Bratislava

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156 75
Hungary is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Hungary Budapest

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164 81
Norway is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Norway Oslo

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163 82
Sweden is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Sweden Stockholm

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119 50
Luxembourg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Luxembourg Luxembourg

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139 69
Spain is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Spain Madrid

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122 58
Scotland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Scotland Edinburgh

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133 69
England is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
England London

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140 76
Canada is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Canada Ottawa

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130 72
Bulgaria is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Bulgaria Sofia

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136 77
France is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
France Paris

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116 62
Greece is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Greece Athens

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109 58
Portugal is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Portugal Lisbon

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112 63
Slovenia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Slovenia Ljubljana

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124 78
Iceland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Iceland Reykjavik

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97 59
Romania is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
alexandru-cristian-mosut added Romania Bucharest

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119 92
Italy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Italy Rome

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97 78
Lithuania is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Lithuania Vilnius

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114 98
Russia is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Russia Moscow

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127 113
Japan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Japan Tokyo

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144 130
United States of America is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
United States of America Washington, D.C.

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120 108
South Korea is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
South Korea Seoul

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121 109
Singapore is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Singapore Singapore

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100 91
Brazil is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Brazil Brasília

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120 112
China is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added China Beijing

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90 83
Argentina is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Argentina Buenos Aires

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114 109
India is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
KumarSaurabh added India New Delhi

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112 108
Mexico is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Mexico Mexico City

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Vatican City is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
LukasOtapka added Vatican City Vatican City

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103 100
Colombia is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
Colombia Bogotá

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122 120
Somalia is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Somalia Mogadishu

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118 116
Iran is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
maherarash added Iran Tehran

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108 106
Zimbabwe is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Zimbabwe Harare

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104 102
Bangladesh is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Bangladesh Dhaka

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100 98
South Africa is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
South Africa Bloemfontein, Cape Town, Pretoria

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89 87
Kiribati is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added Kiribati South Tarawa

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131 140
North Korea is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Countries to Work In
beernbugs added North Korea Pyongyang

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134 149
United Arab Emirates is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Countries to Work In