2017 SDGs Report Top 10 Countries

As part of the 2017 SDGs report, the UN gave each country a score per SDG as well as a total ranking. Below is the total ranking for each country. This article then includes the breakdowns for the top 10 countries, compared to the United States (which ranks 42nd). 

To read the full report click here: 2017 SDG Index and Dashboards Report.

Table 5 Country rank 1

Table 5 Country Rank 2

TOP 10 COUNTRIES

Rank 1: Sweden

Sweden 1

Sweden 2

Rank 2: Denmark

Denmark 1

Denmark 2

Rank 3: Finland

Finland 1

Finland 2

Rank 4: Norway

Norway 1

Norway 2

Rank 5: Czech Republic

Czech Republic

Czech Republic 2

Rank 5: Germany

Germany 1

Germany 2

Rank 6: Austria

Austria 1

Austria 2

Rank 8: Switzerland

Switzerland 1

Switzerland 2

Rank 9: Slovenia

Slovenia

Slovenia 2

Rank 10: France

France 1

France 2

Those top 10 countries according to the 2017 SDG report have not fully achieved the SDG goals, however they are closer to many other countries.  The United States is ranked 42nd and its chart is below. 

United States 1

United States 2

Finally, below are tables that gives the individiual SDG scores for each country:

Country Scores by SDG 1

Country Scores by SDG 2

Country Scores by SDG 3

Country Scores by SDG 4