Country Rankings on Animal Protection

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Highest level of animal protection was observed in Austria, New Zealand, Switzerland, and United Kingdom

The World Animal Protection released a report on Animal Protection Index which measures the commitments to protect animals and address issues to improve animal welfare across 50 countries. Themes that were considered in the study are:

1) Recognizing animal protection;
2) Governance structures and systems;
3) Animal welfare standards ;
4) Providing human education; and
5) Promoting communication and awareness

The report revealed that Austria, New Zealand, Switzerland, and United Kingdom are the leading countries that protect animal welfare with an overall score of A.

Animal Protection Index


Rank CountryOverall Grade
1Country Rankings on Animal Protection 1AustriaA
1Country Rankings on Animal Protection 2New ZealandA
1Country Rankings on Animal Protection 3SwitzerlandA
1Country Rankings on Animal Protection 4United KingdomA
5Country Rankings on Animal Protection 5ChileB
5Country Rankings on Animal Protection 6DenmarkB
5Country Rankings on Animal Protection 7GermanyB
5Country Rankings on Animal Protection 8NetherlandsB
5Country Rankings on Animal Protection 9SwedenB
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 10AustraliaC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 11BrazilC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 12FranceC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 13IndiaC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 14ItalyC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 15MalaysiaC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 16PhilippinesC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 17PolandC
11Country Rankings on Animal Protection 18SpainC
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 19ArgentinaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 20CanadaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 21ColombiaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 22IndonesiaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 23JapanD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 24KenyaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 25South KoreaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 26MexicoD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 27PeruD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 28RomaniaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 29South AfricaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 30TanzaniaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 31United States of AmericaD
19Country Rankings on Animal Protection 32UruguayD
33Country Rankings on Animal Protection 33ChinaE
33Country Rankings on Animal Protection 34NigeriaE
33Country Rankings on Animal Protection 35ThailandE
33Country Rankings on Animal Protection 36TurkeyE
33Country Rankings on Animal Protection 37UkraineE
33Country Rankings on Animal Protection 38VenezuelaE
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 39AlgeriaF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 40EgyptF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 41EthiopiaF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 42MoroccoF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 43MyanmarF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 44NigerF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 45PakistanF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 46RussiaF
39Country Rankings on Animal Protection 47VietnamF
48Country Rankings on Animal Protection 48AzerbaijanG
48Country Rankings on Animal Protection 49BelarusG
48Country Rankings on Animal Protection 50IranG

 

Source: World Animal Protection
Full report: Animal Protection Index