THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2016

Bringing Prosperity to Life

Key Findings

Global prosperity is at its highest point in the past decade

03 November 2016

After a lacklustre performance during the 2008 and 2009 global financial crisis, global prosperity has risen to unprecedented levels.

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03 November 2016

Watch Legatum Institute's introduction video to the Legatum Prosperity Index.

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03 November 2016

Compared to other top 20 countries, North American prosperity has seen marked stagnation over the past decade.

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03 November 2016

The Legatum Prosperity Index™ has now been running for a decade. One of its greatest strengths is that it is not just a snapshot in time. ...

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03 November 2016

We have already seen that global prosperity is on the rise, however, that rise has not been evenly felt across the world. The map shows how ...

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03 November 2016

Across the world, the Index captures a notable "Commonwealth Effect". The Commonwealth delivers greater prosperity, and greater prosperity g...

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03 November 2016

Europe has long been a region of stability and prosperity; its citizens are among the healthiest, wealthi...

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03 November 2016

Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Vietnam have all seen rapidly rising prosperity over the past d...

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03 November 2016

Welcome to the tenth anniversary edition of the Legatum Institute’s Prosperity Index.

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03 November 2016

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has long looked to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Developm...

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