Greatest Democratic Countries of All Time


The Top Ten

1 India India India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people), and the most populous democracy in the world. Its capital is New Delhi. Some other major cities are Mumbai, Chennai, and Ahemdabad. more.

India is the worlds largest democracy, and has remained a democracy since Independence. India is full of diverse cultures and ethnicities. As a democracy India protects the rights of minorities and the citizens follow religions such as Hinduism, Jainism, Islam, Christianity, Buddhism and Sikhism. - ShiviDIVI

Funny how you placed this at #1. A permanently third-world disaster with untold millions living in abject, hopeless poverty in vast tent cities. And a racist caste system, to boot.

2 Germany Germany Germany was formally united in 1871 under the initiative of Bismarck with King Wilhelm of Prussia as emperor. The previous 'Holy Roman Empire', basically a continuation of the empire of Charlemagne/Karl der Grosse was dissolved in 1806. more.

Germany is my favourite European nation. - ShiviDIVI

3 United Kingdom United Kingdom The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly shortened to United Kingdom, UK or Britain is a Sovereign State located of the Northwestern coast of Europe. It is a Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy currently lead by Monarch Queen Elizabeth II and it's current prime minister is more.

If only wars could be won just by voting to stop... - Britgirl

4 Italy Italy Italy, in italian Repubblica Italiana, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe. more.
5 France France France, officially the French Republic, is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The European part of France, called metropolitan France, extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to more.

The country that founded democracy. - ShiviDIVI

"The country that founded democracy." Wrong. That would be Greece. France "founded" communism. See: Babeuf; Rousseau; Robespierre; Reign of Terror.

No. No. No. Reality is just impossible for some people to accept.

6 Norway Norway Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign and unitary monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the island Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.
7 Finland Finland
8 Denmark Denmark Denmark is a Scandinavian country in Europe. The southernmost of the Nordic countries, it is south-west of Sweden and south of Norway, and bordered to the south by Germany.
9 Sweden Sweden Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. more.

Sweden is obviously a democracy

10 United States United States The United States of America, or the U.S.A. for short, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, 48 of them are contiguous states. There are two other states, Alaska and Hawaii, which are north and south of the contiguous states, respectively. The United States declared its independence from the more.

Technically, we are a republic, not a democracy. It's even explicitly stated in the Constitution that we are a republic.

The Contenders

11 Israel Israel The State of Israel is a country in the Middle East and the only country with a Jewish majority in the world but arab, african and east asian communities still can be found. more.
12 Greece Greece Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, also known since ancient times as Hellas is a country located in southeastern Europe.

Well, I see that the education system is worse than ever- no surprise.
Apparently nobody knows who actually invented Democracy, although they are having a few issues in recent years.

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