The 25 Most Powerful Passports in the World

4 Austria
4. Austria: 186 countries (tie)

Austria has a population of just under 9 million, and a GDP of over $434 billion.
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3 Sweden
3. Sweden: 187 countries (tie)

Sweden has a population of over 10 million and a GDP of $547 billion.
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3 Spain
3. Spain: 187 countries (tie)

Over 46 million people call Spain home, and the country has a GDP of $1.864 trillion.
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3 South Korea
3. South Korea: 187 countries (tie)

South Korea has a population of over 51 million and a GDP of $2.284 trillion. It also boasts the fastest Internet speed and the highest 4G LTE coverage.
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3 Italy
3. Italy: 187 countries (tie)

Italy has a population of just over 60 million and GDP of $2.399 trillion. It’s the fifth most visited country in the world.
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3 France
3. France: 187 countries (tie)

France has a population of just over 67 million, the third largest in Europe, and a GDP of $2.583 trillion.
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3 Finland
3. Finland: 187 countries (tie)

Finland has a population of over 5 million and a GDP of nearly $256 billion.
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3 Denmark
3. Denmark: 187 countries (tie)

This Nordic country has a population of just under 6 million and a GDP of over $286 billion. Denmark also boats one of the world’s highest incomes and one of the world’s highest personal income tax rates.
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2 Singapore
2. Singapore: 188 countries (tie)

The Southeast Asian country has a population of over 5 million and a GDP of over $554 billion.
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2 Germany
2. Germany: 188 countries (tie)

Germany has a population of over 82 million, the second largest for a European country, and a GDP of $4.171 trillion, the fifth largest in the world.
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1 Japan
1. Japan: 189 countries

Japan boasts a population of over 126 million, the 10th largest in the world, and a GDP of $5.619 trillion, the 4th largest in the world. So that’s a lot of people with plenty of money to travel the world.
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