Iran ranked last as the country viewed least favorably by Americans, while Canada ranked first in Gallup’s World Affairs survey [AP, 19 February].
10 percent of Americans viewed Iran favorably, as opposed to 90 percent favorable rate for Canada. Next-to-last was North Korean (14%) followed by Palestinian Authority (20%), Yemen (21%) and Iraq and Pakistan (23%).
Britain was viewed favorably by 87 percent, followed by Germany (80%), Japan (77%), Israel (67%), India (66%), France (63%) and Egypt (58%).
Russia scored 42 percent and China was at 40 percent.