This post is by Nick Routley from Visual Capitalist


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Chart showing trust in United Nations by country

How Much Do Countries Trust the United Nations?

This was originally posted on our Voronoi app. Download the app for free on iOS or Android and discover incredible data-driven charts from a variety of trusted sources. Do you trust the United Nations (UN) in carrying out its objectives of maintaining peace and security, protecting human rights, and upholding international law? Survey results from Edelman’s 2024 Trust Barometer Global Report show that some countries’ citizens believe strongly in the UN to “do the right thing,” while others are less trusting.

Ranked: 28 Countries Trust Levels in the United Nations in 2024

To gauge trust in the United Nations, Edelman surveyed more than 32,000 respondents between 28 countries in November 2023. Each country sample of 1,150 people is statistically significant and representative. According to the results, respondents from Japan and Argentina had the least amount of trust in the UN when it came to “doing the right thing.”
Country% who trust the UN to “Do the right thing”
๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต Japan38%
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ท Argentina38%
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Italy48%
๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ U.S.50%
๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Spain50%
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช Ireland50%
๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Germany50%
๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท France51%
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด Colombia51%
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Saudi Arabia52%
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ Australia52%
๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฆ South Africa53%
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฆ Canada54%
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ท South Korea56%
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง UK57%
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡พ Malaysia59%
๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ท Brazil59%
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Singapore60%
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Netherlands60%
๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ Mexico61%
๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Sweden63%
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฉ Indonesia65%
๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡ช UAE66%
๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฌ Nigeria71%
๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Thailand75%
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ China76%
๐Ÿ‡ฐ๐Ÿ‡ช Kenya77%
๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ India77%
Just 38% of Japanese and Argentinian people had faith in the UN, by far (Read more…)