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Individual Passport Power Rank 2017

Passports of the world ranked based on their individual country and visa characteristics.

1
Passport cover of Germany
Germany
160VFS
126VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.916
2
Passport cover of Sweden
Sweden
159VFS
125VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.907
3
Passport cover of Denmark
Denmark
158VFS
125VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.923
4
Passport cover of Finland
Finland
158VFS
125VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.883
5
Passport cover of France
France
158VFS
124VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.888
6
Passport cover of Spain
Spain
158VFS
123VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.876
7
Passport cover of Singapore
Singapore
158VFS
122VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.912
8
Passport cover of Norway
Norway
158VFS
121VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.944
9
Passport cover of United Kingdom
United Kingdom
158VFS
117VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.907
10
Passport cover of Italy
Italy
157VFS
124VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.873
11
Passport cover of Switzerland
Switzerland
157VFS
123VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.930
12
Passport cover of Netherlands
Netherlands
157VFS
123VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.922
13
Passport cover of Luxembourg
Luxembourg
157VFS
123VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.892
14
Passport cover of Belgium
Belgium
157VFS
123VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.890
15
Passport cover of Austria
Austria
157VFS
123VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.885
16
Passport cover of Portugal
Portugal
157VFS
122VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.830
17
Passport cover of South Korea
South Korea
157VFS
116VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.898
18
Passport cover of United States of America
United States of America
157VFS
114VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.915
19
Passport cover of Ireland
Ireland
156VFS
117VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.916
20
Passport cover of Japan
Japan
156VFS
116VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.891
21
Passport cover of Greece
Greece
155VFS
122VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.865
22
Passport cover of Malaysia
Malaysia
155VFS
119VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.779
23
Passport cover of Canada
Canada
155VFS
112VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.913
24
Passport cover of Iceland
Iceland
154VFS
119VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.899
25
Passport cover of New Zealand
New Zealand
154VFS
109VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.913
26
Passport cover of Australia
Australia
154VFS
107VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.935
27
Passport cover of Malta
Malta
153VFS
122VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.839
28
Passport cover of Czechia
Czechia
153VFS
121VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.870
29
Passport cover of Hungary
Hungary
152VFS
120VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.828
30
Passport cover of Poland
Poland
151VFS
118VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.843
31
Passport cover of Slovenia
Slovenia
150VFS
119VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.880
32
Passport cover of Slovakia
Slovakia
150VFS
118VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.844
33
Passport cover of Lithuania
Lithuania
150VFS
118VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.839
34
Passport cover of Latvia
Latvia
150VFS
118VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.819
35
Passport cover of Estonia
Estonia
149VFS
118VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.861
36
Passport cover of Liechtenstein
Liechtenstein
149VFS
113VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.908
37
Passport cover of Cyprus
Cyprus
147VFS
117VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.850
38
Passport cover of Monaco
Monaco
145VFS
108VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
39
Passport cover of Croatia
Croatia
144VFS
114VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.818
40
Passport cover of Romania
Romania
144VFS
113VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.793
41
Passport cover of Bulgaria
Bulgaria
144VFS
112VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.782
42
Passport cover of Brazil
Brazil
144VFS
107VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.755
43
Passport cover of Argentina
Argentina
142VFS
104VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.836
44
Passport cover of Chile
Chile
141VFS
104VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.832
45
Passport cover of San Marino
San Marino
141VFS
104VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
46
Passport cover of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
140VFS
107VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.910
47
Passport cover of Andorra
Andorra
140VFS
98VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.846
48
Passport cover of Israel
Israel
138VFS
104VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.894
49
Passport cover of Brunei
Brunei
136VFS
100VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.856
50
Passport cover of Barbados
Barbados
134VFS
104VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.785
51
Passport cover of Vatican City
Vatican City
132VFS
95VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
52
Passport cover of Bahamas
Bahamas
131VFS
100VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.790
53
Passport cover of Mexico
Mexico
130VFS
95VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.756
54
Passport cover of Uruguay
Uruguay
129VFS
93VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.793
55
Passport cover of Seychelles
Seychelles
128VFS
98VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.772
56
Passport cover of Antigua and Barbuda
Antigua and Barbuda
126VFS
95VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.783
57
Passport cover of Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Kitts and Nevis
125VFS
95VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.752
58
Passport cover of United Arab Emirates
United Arab Emirates
125VFS
92VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.835
59
Passport cover of Trinidad and Tobago
Trinidad and Tobago
123VFS
94VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.772
60
Passport cover of St. Vincent and the Grenadines
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
122VFS
93VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.720
61
Passport cover of Costa Rica
Costa Rica
122VFS
89VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.766
62
Passport cover of Mauritius
Mauritius
121VFS
94VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.777
63
Passport cover of Venezuela
Venezuela
121VFS
86VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.762
64
Passport cover of Saint Lucia
Saint Lucia
120VFS
90VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.729
65
Passport cover of Peru
Peru
120VFS
81VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.734
66
Passport cover of Taiwan
Taiwan
120VFS
80VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
67
Passport cover of Macao
Macao
118VFS
85VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
68
Passport cover of Grenada
Grenada
117VFS
90VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.750
69
Passport cover of Panama
Panama
117VFS
84VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.780
70
Passport cover of Paraguay
Paraguay
117VFS
81VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.679
71
Passport cover of Vanuatu
Vanuatu
115VFS
83VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.594
72
Passport cover of Dominica
Dominica
113VFS
83VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.724
73
Passport cover of Solomon Islands
Solomon Islands
113VFS
82VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.506
74
Passport cover of El Salvador
El Salvador
113VFS
79VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.666
75
Passport cover of Samoa
Samoa
112VFS
81VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.702
76
Passport cover of Honduras
Honduras
112VFS
79VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.606
77
Passport cover of Serbia
Serbia
112VFS
78VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.771
78
Passport cover of Tuvalu
Tuvalu
111VFS
80VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
79
Passport cover of Guatemala
Guatemala
110VFS
77VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.627
80
Passport cover of Tonga
Tonga
109VFS
78VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.717
81
Passport cover of Kiribati
Kiribati
107VFS
77VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.590
82
Passport cover of Macedonia (FYROM)
Macedonia (FYROM)
107VFS
71VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.747
83
Passport cover of Colombia
Colombia
105VFS
71VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.720
84
Passport cover of Marshall Islands
Marshall Islands
105VFS
70VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
85
Passport cover of Montenegro
Montenegro
104VFS
71VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.802
86
Passport cover of Russian Federation
Russian Federation
104VFS
71VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.798
87
Passport cover of Turkey
Turkey
104VFS
71VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.761
88
Passport cover of Moldova
Moldova
104VFS
70VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.693
89
Passport cover of Nicaragua
Nicaragua
104VFS
70VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.631
90
Passport cover of Georgia
Georgia
103VFS
67VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.754
91
Passport cover of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina
102VFS
69VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.733
92
Passport cover of Micronesia
Micronesia
101VFS
64VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.640
93
Passport cover of Palau
Palau
101VFS
63VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.780
94
Passport cover of Albania
Albania
97VFS
64VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.733
95
Passport cover of South Africa
South Africa
92VFS
63VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.666
96
Passport cover of Ukraine
Ukraine
85VFS
50VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.747
97
Passport cover of Belize
Belize
84VFS
57VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.715
98
Passport cover of Timor-Leste
Timor-Leste
84VFS
53VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.595
99
Passport cover of Kuwait
Kuwait
84VFS
49VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.816
100
Passport cover of Jamaica
Jamaica
78VFS
51VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.719
101
Passport cover of Qatar
Qatar
78VFS
48VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.850
102
Passport cover of Fiji
Fiji
77VFS
45VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.727
103
Passport cover of Guyana
Guyana
76VFS
43VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.636
104
Passport cover of Ecuador
Ecuador
76VFS
40VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.732
105
Passport cover of Bahrain
Bahrain
75VFS
42VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.824
106
Passport cover of Maldives
Maldives
74VFS
42VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.706
107
Passport cover of Botswana
Botswana
72VFS
45VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.698
108
Passport cover of Thailand
Thailand
72VFS
36VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.726
109
Passport cover of Oman
Oman
71VFS
38VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.793
110
Passport cover of Nauru
Nauru
71VFS
38VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
111
Passport cover of Lesotho
Lesotho
69VFS
43VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.497
112
Passport cover of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
69VFS
36VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.837
113
Passport cover of Suriname
Suriname
69VFS
35VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.714
114
Passport cover of Papua New Guinea
Papua New Guinea
69VFS
35VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.505
115
Passport cover of Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan
69VFS
34VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.788
116
Passport cover of Kenya
Kenya
68VFS
38VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.548
117
Passport cover of Belarus
Belarus
68VFS
35VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.798
118
Passport cover of Bolivia
Bolivia
68VFS
33VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.662
119
Passport cover of Swaziland
Swaziland
67VFS
42VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.531
120
Passport cover of Malawi
Malawi
67VFS
41VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.445
121
Passport cover of Namibia
Namibia
66VFS
39VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.628
122
Passport cover of Gambia
Gambia
65VFS
44VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.441
123
Passport cover of Tanzania
Tanzania
64VFS
40VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.521
124
Passport cover of Cape Verde
Cape Verde
63VFS
33VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.646
125
Passport cover of Zambia
Zambia
62VFS
38VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.586
126
Passport cover of Tunisia
Tunisia
62VFS
32VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.721
127
Passport cover of Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan
62VFS
30VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.751
128
Passport cover of Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe
61VFS
34VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.509
129
Passport cover of Philippines
Philippines
61VFS
33VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.668
130
Passport cover of Uganda
Uganda
60VFS
33VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.483
131
Passport cover of Cuba
Cuba
60VFS
29VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.769
132
Passport cover of Dominican Republic
Dominican Republic
60VFS
23VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.715
133
Passport cover of Sierra Leone
Sierra Leone
59VFS
38VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.413
134
Passport cover of Ghana
Ghana
59VFS
37VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.579
135
Passport cover of Armenia
Armenia
59VFS
29VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.733
136
Passport cover of Indonesia
Indonesia
59VFS
27VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.684
137
Passport cover of Mongolia
Mongolia
58VFS
28VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.727
138
Passport cover of Kyrgyzstan
Kyrgyzstan
58VFS
25VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.655
139
Passport cover of Benin
Benin
57VFS
27VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.480
140
Passport cover of China
China
56VFS
20VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.727
141
Passport cover of Sao Tome and Principe
Sao Tome and Principe
56VFS
19VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.555
142
Passport cover of Senegal
Senegal
55VFS
30VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.466
143
Passport cover of Guinea
Guinea
55VFS
28VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.411
144
Passport cover of Morocco
Morocco
55VFS
27VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.628
145
Passport cover of Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
55VFS
27VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.462
146
Passport cover of Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso
54VFS
27VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.402
147
Passport cover of Tajikistan
Tajikistan
54VFS
23VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.624
148
Passport cover of Haiti
Haiti
54VFS
18VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.483
149
Passport cover of Mauritania
Mauritania
53VFS
24VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.506
150
Passport cover of Uzbekistan
Uzbekistan
53VFS
22VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.675
151
Passport cover of Togo
Togo
52VFS
24VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.484
152
Passport cover of Mozambique
Mozambique
52VFS
24VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.416
153
Passport cover of Mali
Mali
51VFS
29VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.419
154
Passport cover of Rwanda
Rwanda
51VFS
22VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.483
155
Passport cover of Madagascar
Madagascar
51VFS
20VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.510
156
Passport cover of Gabon
Gabon
51VFS
19VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.684
157
Passport cover of Egypt
Egypt
51VFS
16VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.690
158
Passport cover of Niger
Niger
50VFS
28VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.348
159
Passport cover of Bhutan
Bhutan
50VFS
15VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.605
160
Passport cover of Comoros
Comoros
50VFS
15VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.503
161
Passport cover of Guinea-Bissau
Guinea-Bissau
49VFS
23VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.420
162
Passport cover of Viet Nam
Viet Nam
49VFS
20VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.666
163
Passport cover of Chad
Chad
49VFS
20VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.392
164
Passport cover of Cambodia
Cambodia
49VFS
18VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.555
165
Passport cover of Turkmenistan
Turkmenistan
49VFS
16VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.688
166
Passport cover of India
India
48VFS
22VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.609
167
Passport cover of Algeria
Algeria
48VFS
17VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.736
168
Passport cover of Liberia
Liberia
47VFS
23VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.430
169
Passport cover of Jordan
Jordan
47VFS
19VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.748
170
Passport cover of Laos
Laos
47VFS
18VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.575
171
Passport cover of Cameroon
Cameroon
46VFS
17VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.512
172
Passport cover of Central African Republic
Central African Republic
46VFS
15VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.350
173
Passport cover of Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea
46VFS
11VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.587
174
Passport cover of Angola
Angola
45VFS
17VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.532
175
Passport cover of Burundi
Burundi
45VFS
17VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.400
176
Passport cover of Congo
Congo
45VFS
15VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.591
177
Passport cover of Nigeria
Nigeria
44VFS
22VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.514
178
Passport cover of Djibouti
Djibouti
43VFS
10VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.470
179
Passport cover of Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Congo (Dem. Rep.)
42VFS
13VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.433
180
Passport cover of Myanmar [Burma]
Myanmar [Burma]
41VFS
14VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.536
181
Passport cover of Kosovo
Kosovo
41VFS
13VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
182
Passport cover of North Korea
North Korea
40VFS
11VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
183
Passport cover of Palestinian Territories
Palestinian Territories
39VFS
14VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.677
184
Passport cover of Eritrea
Eritrea
39VFS
8VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.391
185
Passport cover of Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
38VFS
16VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.757
186
Passport cover of Lebanon
Lebanon
38VFS
12VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.769
187
Passport cover of South Sudan
South Sudan
38VFS
9VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.467
188
Passport cover of Ethiopia
Ethiopia
38VFS
8VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.442
189
Passport cover of Bangladesh
Bangladesh
37VFS
17VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.570
190
Passport cover of Nepal
Nepal
37VFS
12VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
191
Passport cover of Iran
Iran
37VFS
11VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.766
192
Passport cover of Libya
Libya
37VFS
11VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.724
193
Passport cover of Yemen
Yemen
37VFS
10VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.498
194
Passport cover of Sudan
Sudan
37VFS
5VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.479
195
Passport cover of Somalia
Somalia
33VFS
6VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.000
196
Passport cover of Syria
Syria
31VFS
9VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.594
197
Passport cover of Iraq
Iraq
28VFS
5VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.654
198
Passport cover of Pakistan
Pakistan
27VFS
6VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.538
199
Passport cover of Afghanistan
Afghanistan
24VFS
3VF/VOA
  UNDP HDI: 0.465