In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Botswana has fallen by 10 positions from 53 to 63 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Botswana has moved down the rankings table by 16 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Botswana performs best on Governance and Natural Environment and scores lowest on the Social Capital pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Safety & Security increasing by 11 places, whereas they dropped 59 places on Social Capital.
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