Australia has scored top marks in a new international survey, reinforcing its reputation as one of the best countries in the world. The report card from new US research - developed with the Harvard Business School - compared Australia to 132 other nations, describing the country as a tolerant society with access to great education and exceptional personal freedom. Belgian national Marie Pauline-Desset said she felt lucky to call Australia home: "You have a good economy, good jobs, the pay is good and the people are so easy going. There are awesome surroundings like national parks and empty beaches, it allows so much outdoors, on your own away from the crowds." Find out more.