Not surprisingly, low-ranking countries include Saudi Arabia, Jordan, the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Qatar.
Considering current amalgamation movements in Canada, there’s strong evidence that many do not yet grasp the importance of decentralization.
By 2015, our top federal plus provincial income tax rates ranged from 40 per cent to 55 per cent.
Canada ranks Number 5 on the Freedom Index, 11 spots above the United States.
Diseases such as rabies, malaria and leprosy still afflict many in less-developed countries.