Taiwan receives 73% favorable ratings, compared to China’s 50%
By: Matthew Strong, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is the seventh most favorite country among Americans,
according to a survey by the Gallup polling organization.
The latest poll ranked 21 countries and territories according to their popularity with the public in the United States between February 1 and 5, the company said.
“North Korea remains least popular country among Americans,” the article on its website headlines, with Canada, Great Britain and Japan leading the list. Countries with a rating of more than 80 percent are considered to be the “most favorable” group, which also includes France and Germany.
The top country with a “favorable” image is India with 74 percent, with Taiwan following close behind at 73 percent, ahead of Israel and the Philippines with 71 percent each.