Top 10 Least Racist Countries
The Top Ten
New Zealand is an accepting country and they are very welcoming to tourists and new residents. Though there are limited job opportunities and housing is expensive, it is the most tolerant place on earth after Canada. The Maoris are over-represented in the House of Representatives whereas it includes people of South Pacific and Asian descent. New Zealand has grown to be a country where they are more laid back and open. The Maoris are fairly treated well compared to Canada and Australia's first nations.
New Zealand is a peaceful country and with that comes to mind, people want to move and live there. No matter what, Kiwis are more laid back people than Australians and Americans. They are similar to Canadians but I've heard Muslim residents in Canada are constantly being called terrorists. Sure, some racial incidents happened in New Zealand but they rarely happen compared to Australia. New Zealand is the most tolerant country in the world.
Only reason we're not number 1 is cause the little rebel teens and young adult Maoris and islanders trying to run amok in Auckland, they are the one that spit racist remarks to Asians and Indians. If you want to have a friendly experience, go to Queenstown in the South Island, or where I live in Wellington, Rotorua is the highest point you should go. If your a foreigner avoid South Auckland, Gisborne, Napier, Hastings, or the West of South Island
New Zealand people are nice and kind unlike United States of America where they have white supermacists, KKK and shooting black people.
Definitely the least racist country in the world. It's also one of the safest countries. Norway has a way better quality of life than any country in the world.
Get it to #1. Norwegian people are very kind.
This is Numbers 1 and that's hat it is
Best country in the world
I doubt so because Singapore may have the most diverse population in the world, it doesn't have the tolerance of any sort. These restrictions include the so called "Gay People" who are not allowed to be seen which could land them in Jail Time. Another enactment of discrimination is basically the treatment of other SE Asian people outside of Singapore, which are maids from Indonesia and the Philippines who are mistreated even backlashed with Racial and Intolerant views either because they are both third world countries that are trying to earn in order to help their family. Another issue is that Singapore just has a lack of value of freedom despite have a partially fine background but plagued with discrimination. Someone must of been an idiot to realise why they added singapore to this List!
Singapore was never a tolerant country, even Lee Kuan Yew who was the first Prime Minister implemented laws that were definitely prejudice. It's illegal to express your support for the LGBTQ as well as engaging in LGBTQ activities within the country. The Indian population has also in fact, been faced with vulnerable cases of racism because of their presence and even the mistreatment of maids who are from the Philippines and Indonesia have faced many cases of discrimination. There is no tolerance within those groups and the LGBTQ, Inhumane and racist views on Filipinos, Indonesians and Singaporean Indians are the few examples on why Singapore is a blatantly racist country. Sure, it is religiously diverse but the issues are centred around the belittling of someone's race and background. Singaporeans are beyond abusing the power of mistreating Filipino and Indonesian maids who are trying to work hard to feed their families back home. Being Gay, Queer and a Lesbian is highly restricted ...more
There are lots of people of different nationalities (mostly Chinese, Malay and Indian with a bit of European) & religions (mostly Buddhists, Muslims and Christians), yet everyone gets along! I'm British and I love Singapore.
Least Racist country ever. People here sees each other as equals, and equal opportunities are given to all
Unfortunately, there was an article about a Canadian woman who had a son with her at a clinic but realized that there wasn't a "white" doctor she wanted and therefore she called the Indian/South, "dirty and yellow teeth". Canada is supposed to be an inclusive country however targeting the UK or US for being more racist is not the case. Discrimination in Canada existed long ago when the British conquered land belonging to the native Aboriginals (Inuits). Don't think that Canada is a paradise for tolerance because you should look thoroughly into the history of its racist past. Some of which is still being carried on among the Inuit/Aboriginal population.
Canada is one of the most racist country in the world. It's no better than the U.S. I have lived here for more than 35 years. Not a day goes by without being discriminated. If you are a person from a visible minority group, you will be harassed in the stores and people will accuse you of stealing all the time. There are much better places in the world to live.
It is worse, by far, than the USA. The most racist crap I have ever heard, like old school sheet and burning cross commentary, are from Canadians. I do not buy this ranking one bit.
Now that Stephen Harper is out, I do feel things will change. Look at what Trudeau has done already. He's been trying to do justice to the natives, he's been housing thousands of refugees, and he's trying to bring happiness to this country. Harper was the opposite. There is still racism here, but honestly, what country doesn't have racism?
You’re gonna get racism anywhere, so people who are complaining might as well accept this. It doesn’t matter what country you’re in, there is bound to be at least one person with a slightly more biased opinion than others. Yes, whoever that racist person is is an idiot, but the actions of a few do not make up that of a whole country. I agree, some countries have more racist people than others, but when your complaining about such a minority in a beautiful country such as Canada, you ought to rethink your statements, as we all know that NO COUNTRY IS A UTOPIA. We’re all human beings. Racism is wrong. Deal, bruh
They have less than 1 percent minority population, which in their case amounts to only a few thousand people total.
I'm canadian and couldn't vote for canada on this list. Lol. So I voted for Iceland as I haven't seen many racists there
They have some pretty good water! Also, they have a nice flag. 9/10 would recommend!
I'm icelandic why would you hate iceland
There are two types of brazilian people: Classic and common. Common: Rascist, arrogant, stupid retards. Classic: Education and wisdom.
Brazil is incredibly mixed. African culture is celebrated and the brutality of the slave trade is acknowledged. Similarly, the culture of European and Asian immigrants that arrived in the 20th century has also melded in to form a wonderful, unique environment.
I am Brazilian and I should say that our people is very mixed, we have lots of cultures and lots of races...
Wasn't Brazil the capital of the slave trade? 4 million slaves were shipped there from Africa.
I went there with fear. You know how the news channels are specially their own news channels. My parents warned me but I had to see it by myself. and Woah.. it was completely different. I have never seen such friendly people in my life. I am an American tourist and have been through many countries and have met many people but these guys were amazing. I spent most of my time in North of Pakistan, stayed for a while in Lahore and Karachi as well then turned back home! Loved their food as well.. a little spicy for me but yeah it was delicious.
I am glad Pakistan is so. Although they have a history with Indian traditions, Pakistanis are unique. In Indian tradition white skin is everything, e.g. brides bathing in turmeric, numerous skin whitening creams, and the Bollywood industry is the biggest criminal. From makeup to whiten the skin to songs that speak of fair skin. In Pakistan, meanwhile, there is a famous song (that was also copied by bollywood) called Sanwali Saloni which actually seems to try and eliminate the "white complex" in society. Much better than the Indian "gore mukhde pe kaala chashma"!
Pakistan has diversified itself over the years and is more tolerable and accepting than ever! It has just recently legalized transgender rights for marriage, has been accepting more tourists and has been the hub for one of the largest mass refugee migration! Despite of having a rough past, Pakistanis are still welcoming and want you to go visit this great nation and clear out all the misconceptions you might have! Hope you enjoy
Agree, in spite of political troubles inflicted by Americans this country is amzingly resilient. Everybody goes out of their way to help or even talk when they see a foreign face black or white. Even Sighs, who killed great number of Muslims during the partisian are so welcomed when they vist for pilgrimage of their holy places. It is a sharp contrast to India where hatred is built in in their religion.
German people are ethnic. Professional more than emotional while treating with others. The opposite is Greece, emotional more than professional. You can't simply walk on greek streets without racial acts because of their ignorance that this guy is probably better than them. Germany has future because it uses the most of their people's creativity and productivity. Greece has no future. it just wants to be full of white color that makes the country beautiful. seriously they are lazy and have so many holidays.
Wait what? In the most racist countries this was number 6? Why is it number 3 in this list. But yes I agree it is not racist.
It looks like those Germans are no longer a Nazi solider nower days. Oh wait... It's because Hitler' is dead. That's why!
Some Germans are actually pretty nice.
The most diverse country in the world, accepting of Chinese, Indian, Middle Eastern, Sudanese, African, European and South American cultures, unlike some countries I know (I'm looking at you USA). The only racists are in their 70's or 80's and are only that way because in the 1950's Australia wasn't so diverse.
Australians often give up on tolerance for other races because they're treated so well in Australia yet they're often racist and rude to Australia people. Many migrants will take over businesses and replace workers with those of the same ethnicity.
It is quite tough for a person from Middle Eastern countries to live here
Why is Australia below America? Australia is more tolerance than America.
White our government May be harsh, I would say that we all want too treat foreigners equally at least were I live in Aarhus I have a lot of friends of different color and religion and they are some of my best friends, I just want everyone to be happy in this country regardless of color or where they are from. The Danish people are very introverted so some of us might seem racist when we actually don’t want to, if you were to live in Denmark you should open up to Danes because they are too shy too talk. I would recommend beginning in a Club with people or a Højskole. I hope you end up loving this place and I would love to meet you and enjoy life together here. Mikkel from Aarhus
Denmrk is such a peaceful place ✌️
Madagascar is a blasian (black asian mixed) country. The central highlands is more Asian and the people in rest of the island are darker. So it's ok those
They like indians and chineses less though, but it's not because of looks or race but more because of their impact on the economy.
Some in Antananarivo might be racist (it's rare though) but they are polite so they won't say anything face to face.
Lebanese in Lebanon are racist but Lebanese in Sierra Leone, Brasil, El Salvador, Colombia, Senegal, Mexico, Ivory Coast are not racist, funny right?
We Lebanese are racist because we are not exposed to immigrants in Lebanon, in Lebanon we don’t have much immigrants from other countries but we go to countries that are mostly black & Hispanic which we learn how it’s like to be in their shoes as a minority so there you have it
Seriously?!?!?!? Talk?!?!? Then Why then they don't let the liad and maid to swim in the swimming pools at hotels and beachs?! Why Indians and Pakistanis are not allowed to work in Lebanon and live?!? And Why maids and laids are not allowed to walk at night?!? This is UnRasict Thing?!?!? Tell me the truth!
The most racist country ever among all Arab countries.
Least racist country, with culture diversity
China, Russia, and North Korea are being the enemies viewed by now. But I think the true enemies are The Islamic State and Turkey...
From there, and now that we don't have such a term called "race." Kurdish or Kurd is not a race. It's an ethnic group and yes Alevis and Kurds have been discriminated against but it has gotten better over the years. However, with Erdogan's new regime Turkey has gone back with women's rights and minority groups.
Yo what? I am living Turkey since when I am birth I never see racism in my country, to nobody black brothers, Korean brothers, kurd brothers to no body if u vote Turkey you are racist and facist
Pretty much the biggest jerks on the planet, I've never encountered a Turk who didn't go into a Roid Rage when I said something. Unbelievable that they want to get into the EU, when 60% of them has already flooded the EU.
Honestly, very underrated country. I've been living there since I was 3 and honestly belongs up there with Scandinavia etc in terms of quality of life... And tolerance. Really. So yes, the government is acting really unfairly towards refugees, but the people who are already there are quite well integrated, and it is one of the least islamophobis and racist countries in the world, according to surveys. But they still get a bad rap, and that's sad.
Honestly pretty fine in terms of islamophobia and racism. Better than most surrounding countries. Very underrated but this is a very tolerant country. Even our far-right is pretty moderate. They're more moderate than most republicans, I would dare say.
You must visit France and meet the French people.
A very well integrated nonracist and tolerant country.
Pas faux mais quand même il y a assez bcp de racisme par rapport au flicks et les gens d’autre couleur ke blanc.
Well, if you're a foreigner, regardless of which country you come from, your basically put even above the citizens, especially if you're white cause y'know were still mentally colonized and eager to please. But, on a serious note, don't worry about racism, we're pretty friendly
Kenya is non-racist.. Unless you're Kenyan. Most times a white client or a client with a foreign accent will get served before the locals.
Best country but we are attacked by terrorists sadly to say but here we do not discriminate
Kenya is like Lebanon but Skin colors only differentiate!
Sweden has let in a lot of immigrants. They have been pretty kind. As a Swede, natively and ethnically who respects immigrants, I feel like we should be higher. Just saying.
Wow look at all these racist swedish morons in the bottom talking about "3rd world" and "immigrants pissing all over the place" and you wonder why aren't on least racist countries? Bunch of anti social soulless creeps living in an ugly country with horrible weather and food. Thank you for showing us all your true colours and agenda. That is your only reason for "helping' immigrants, to improve your image abroad. You are no different than youtubers filming themselves to help homeless and poor for views. I am so disgusted.
That's really rude to my heritage and myself. Please watch your mouth before talking trash about Sweden. Some of us like cold weather, and we have good food, and not all of us are anti social. I feel like you're the one disgusting ME.
Oh god why aren't we higher? Isn't it enough to throw our country in the bin to help those poor immigrants who will just piss on what we worked for? This is very insulting for our country and I think we should be higher.
Guys, you're wondering why Sweden isn't any higher, you're not helping your case by saying "we brought in the 3rd world! They're pissing on everything! ", in fact, you're answering your own question.
People seem to not realize that it is not a country that is racist. People are racist. Anywhere you go there will be racist people, but just because people of a country are racist does not mean that the country is racist as a whole. Yes there are racist people in the U.S. but not everyone is, in fact the majority of people are not. We are one of the most racially diverse countries without a doubt. There is a reason it was at one point called the "melting pot", different nationalities, races, ethnicities, and so on all poured into the U.S. and mixed. People seem to put the few bad things on a pedestal despite how much the good of the U.S. out weighs the bad. They don't realize how much worse some countries are out there because if they did they wouldn't be complaining over such little issues.
Why is it that that people are seldom to say anything even remotely nice about America? Is it because we're the most powerful nation? 7 out of 10 remarks made about the US and American people are hateful insults, I'm so sick of it as an American citizen. We're not the perfect country, we have problems, I get that, but we've also done a lot of good as a nation. We elected a black president twice, yet heads from piss ant countries like New Zealand and Australia call us racist, when racism is a problem in their countries too. The world needs to get over their anti-American bigotry.
Really? This country has its own racist terrorist group that murders citizens of color and is not held accountable by the government because some of its high ranking officials, judges, and police are also members of this terrorist society. America is one the most racist places to live and the worst part is that the citizens and the powers that be will not admit it. If it can't be admitted that a problem even exists in the first place, then how can it be solved?
America has been the least racist and most diverse since its beginning. Many on the list for least racist do not really have a large group of minorities or diversity that they have to deal with and when you are basically a Nation of just one or two races you don't have grasp on whether you are racist or not.
YES! indonesian are very friendly! as long as you are not a chinese. being a muslim also helps. if you are a chinese then prepare a bit more money so that you can live with the upper class. if you are not a muslim then aim for at least the middle class.
The most friendlist country in the world
The best multicultural country in the world(trust me! )
Jika kalian menetap dan tinggal di Indonesia, kalian akan merasakannya
In The Netherlands; On the work floor and when getting a job it is known and scientifically approved/researched that there is still disicrimination amongst foreign looking people (even if they are born in The Netherlands). It's is especially bad when having a foreign surname when apllicating for a job. In the media over the years there have been examples of people with a foreign surname applying for a job, one CV with their real surname and onother with a (fake) Dutch surname. The application was similar except for the surname. What happened? They apllication with the (fake) Dutch surnamr got invitated and the real one with a foreign surname not. So in the Netherlands there is some hidden discrimination and the govermont is not doing anything about it. And even older people can't have a job because the older generation is overrated and companies only except young people nowadays.
We accept everyone, really. There are of course some racist people out there though, but no country is 100% free of racism, and I think the Netherlands is a very great country to accept people the way they are.
Let it be known that the Dutch sent the first Black and Asian singers to Eurovision song contest in the 1960s!
My best friend is Dutch and he is the kindest person in the world! I swear to God anyway!
I have never been called racist slurs or targeted because of my race in Britain. Not once. I might be in the minority since a few people have said they have been targeted but I've personal never experienced it.
I'm British, no one has ever been racist to me but my family has severely had racism. This country is very racist depending on the part of the country, for example say if your living in east anglia you're very likely to be hit by racism
I think it generally depends on where you go. I come from Suffolk and it has gotten more tolerant, I think the majority of racism is more against Eastern European’s and Muslims, not as much black people, but of course the older generation has its beliefs. It’s generally really accepting of mixed heritage and can be fetishised a lot, especially when it comes to the idea of mixed race babies - it can be a little too much. Although mixed race people are seen quite highly because of their looks. I think it is generally as a whole an accepting country but the deep routed issues are against Muslims and Eastern European’s. Older people can be in the closet racists but I think it all depends on whether people are adhering to a ‘stereotype’ to whether they will accept a particular person or not.
I love the uk but when Muslims are involved then get ready for racial slurs because they will do whatever it takes to get rid of them.
Great place if you're not white. 2 of the top 3 parties are openly racist against white people, in both their rhetoric and policies, and they are actively destroying an economy that took a lot of work to build up, purely because it was mostly built by white people.
I was born and raised in South Africa. I'm black and not racist at all. To those who keep mentioning the genocide of white farmers- are you from South Africa? If you are then you should know the reason behind that: two recent incidents are of white farmers putting a black man in a coffin, with a snake ( the video is all over the net) and another incident is of a white farmer who shot and killed a 12 year old, black boy because he "thought" the boy was a monkey. There are many other incidents of white farmers harming black people, which I won't get into (google is there for a reason) therefore, some black people saw it fit to retaliate, hence the "genocide". In my opinion South Africa is a rainbow nation with racism on both sides; there are racist blacks and whites. I've had an encounter with an Afrikaans man, I will not go into detail about it but long story short I ended up in tears for a whole day.I was 17, at the time. To the person who said being white in South Africa is like ...more
Despite a strong anti white campaign by some political parties there is something which speaks true of most South Africans. We are generally great hosts and a generous people. Our diversity is our greatest asset and we are starting to focus on developing this asset. Due to our current political climate we may be wary on first acquaintance. Friendliness breeds friendliness and arrogance breeds arrogance. One of our strongest values is Ubuntu...closely translated this means I am who I am through others.
South Africa is one of the LARGEST when it comes to racism. Against WHITE people too. The genocide of white farmers is horrendous. This country is actually rated as number 1 of being the most racist country on other websites.
Cambodia is non racist. Khmer Culture and Buddhism Taught Cambodian about loving and respect to all race in the world.
I am french,I live in this country since 10 years,I have never been subjected to racism whatsoever...