In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Dominican Republic has climbed by 6 positions from 63 to 57 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Dominican Republic has moved down the rankings table by 2 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Dominican Republic performs best on Natural Environment and Personal Freedom and scores lowest on the Safety & Security pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Economic Quality increasing by 22 places.
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29 November, 2017
The Prosperity Index measures four critical aspects of Governance. First, government must share a commitment to the rule of law, meaning that citizens have confidence in the…Read more
03 November, 2016
Particular achievements can be observed in the region’s best-performing sub-indices since 2007: Health and Personal Freedom. The fear is that a decade of prosperity gains will…Read more