The Henley & Partners list is one of several indicators created by financial firms to rank global passports according to the access they provide to their citizens.

The Henley & Partners Passport Index ranks 199 world-class passports by number of countries and territories in which holders can travel visa-free or visa-free upon arrival, and is updated in real time throughout the year when policy changes of visas are required. effect.

The passport index of the global financial consulting firm Arton Capital takes into account 193 member states of the United Nations and six territories, namely the Republic of China, Taiwan, Macau (China), Hong Kong (China), Kosovo, the Palestinian Territories. , and the Vatican. Areas annexed to other countries are excluded.

The UAE topped the Passport Index, with a total of 160 visa-free or incoming visa countries.