Luxembourg comes out on top in the Nomad Passport Index developed by consulting firm Nomad Capitalist. Switzerland and Sweden share the second place. A total of 199 passports were evaluated. The top ten passports are all from European countries.
The index is based on five factors:
- visa-free travel (50%)
- taxation of citizens (20%)
- perception (10%)
- dual citizenship (10%)
- personal freedom (10%)
Luxembourg passport holders can travel to 186 different countries. Citizens have high levels of personal freedom and naturalisation has recently become easier. The country also enjoys excellent international perception.