Canada Ranks 14th on World Press Freedom Index 2024

Key Points • Canada has placed 14th of 180 countries on the World Press Freedom Index 2024 • Of the world's top oil and natural gas exporters, we rank at the top of the list • Canada's place on social- and governance-related indices like this means we should be a go-to supplier for natural resour...


Canada Ranks 10th on Freedom in the World 2024 Report

Key Points • Canada ranks 10th on the annual Freedom in the World 2024 Report, among the highest of the world’s top oil and natural gas exporters • A majority of the world’s population lives in countries that are not fully “free,” while freedom worldwide has been dropping for nearly two decades •...


Canada Ranks 13th on Democracy Index 2023

Key Points • Canada ranks 13th on the EIU's Democracy Index 2023, among the highest of the world's top oil and gas exporters • Democracies are better places for private investment than autocracies by all metrics • Canada is a global leader in social and environmental initiatives and should be rec...


Canada Ranks 15th on Social Progress Index 2024

This year’s version of the Social Progress Index (SPI) is out, and to no surprise, Canada has once again received top marks! Placing 15th out of 170, Canada dropped from 10th in the SPI 2022 edition but still remains ahead of many of its Western counterparts such as France, Spain, and the United...


Canada Ranks 2nd on Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2024

Key Points • Canada ranks 2nd on the Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2024 with 13 companies on the list, behind the U.S. (41) but ahead of the UK (9), Germany (9), France (4) and Australia (3) • 13 out of 100 companies listed on the GCII 2024 were Canadian, the second highest amount for any cou...


Canada Ranks Top 15 on Global Innovation Index 2023

Key Points Global innovation measured by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Canada ranks 15th on the 2023 annual index, unchanged from the year prior In individual indicators, Canada ranked the highest (4th) in the world for market sophistication Innovation has always driven...


Canada Ranks 11th on the Global Peace Index 2023

Canada once again ranks as one of the most peaceful nations in the world! Placing 11th out of 163 countries on the Institute for Economics and Peace's (IEP) 17th annual Global Peace Index (GPI) 2023, Canada shows why it should be a go-to destination for natural resource investment and developmen...


Canada Ranks 16th on Index of Economic Freedom 2023

Canada has again received top marks among its international peers, this time on the Heritage Foundation’s Index of Economic Freedom 2023. Placing 16th overall out of 184 countries, Canada’s high ranking on the 29th annual version of the index is yet another friendly reminder of why our country i...


Canada Ranks 13th on Human Freedom Index 2022

Canada has once again received top marks on the annual Human Freedom Index (HFI), placing 13th out of 165 countries evaluated by the CATO Institute's and Fraser Institute’s annual report. Compared to other major energy, food, lumber and mineral exporters abroad, Canada ranks among the highest on...


Canada Ranks High Among Oil & Gas Exporters on Green Future Index 2022

Key Points • Canada ranked 15th on the Green Future Index 2022 globally, the 2nd highest out of the world's top 15 oil exporters and 5th amongst the G20 economies. • Canada's exceptional performance on the index is supported by the revenues from Canada's natural resources sector. • Canada is a gl...