Special Report

These Passports Get You Into the Most Countries

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15. Netherlands tied — 15th
> Visa-free travel permitted to: 177 countries
> Dual citizenship: Usually not allowed
> Annual int’l departures: 17.94 million (1.05 per capita)
> GDP per capita: $53,139

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14. Iceland tied — 12th
> Visa-free travel permitted to: 172 countries
> Dual citizenship: Allowed
> Annual int’l departures: 0.54 million (1.59 per capita)
> GDP per capita: $52,496

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13. France tied — 12th
> Visa-free travel permitted to: 178 countries
> Dual citizenship: Allowed
> Annual int’l departures: 26.48 million (0.40 per capita)
> GDP per capita: $43,653

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12. Belgium tied — 12th
> Visa-free travel permitted to: 174 countries
> Dual citizenship: Allowed
> Annual int’l departures: 13.37 million (1.18 per capita)
> GDP per capita: $46,552

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11. New Zealand tied — 10th
> Visa-free travel permitted to: 173 countries
> Dual citizenship: Allowed
> Annual int’l departures: 2.61 million (0.56 per capita)
> GDP per capita: $38,707