A recent survey of IPSOS Mori has polled 18,000 people in 25 countries asking what are the most reliable influencers on the world scene. The outcome has been pretty surprising as main global powers, China and USA, have both dropped dramatically to 49% and 40% confidence rate, with Us loosing 24% since last year poll.
You will find more statistics at Statista
On the other side two nice surprises: Canada with an astonishing 81% and Australia are the most well regarded countries when it comes to influence international decisions.
This is probably due to their president’s reputation (Trudeau vs Trump) but it’s an interesting trend that probably will lead to news scenarios in the near future.
Curiously enough UK and EU have the same consideration among the polled audience, Brexit issues seem to be irrelevant at least in this field!