THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2017

Creating the Pathways from Poverty to Prosperity

Key Findings

Global prosperity inequality is falling as the less prosperous grow faster than ...

03 November 2016

From the 2016 Prosperity Index:The conversation about global inequality is almost always one about the distribution of the world's wealth, but it is not the whole story. What ...

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03 November 2016

From the 2016 Prosperity Index:Countries like Yemen (149th) and Afghanistan (148th) demonstrate that deep internal conflict, often with external intervention, has a devastating impact on prosperity. However, there is a more p...

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03 November 2016

From the 2016 Prosperity Index:Global prosperity has grown since 2007, but countries grew at different rates and some even saw their prosperity decline. We can think of these changes in prosperity scores as countries moving u...

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