In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Guatemala has climbed by 1 position from 86 to 85 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Guatemala has moved down the rankings table by 2 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Guatemala performs best on Natural Environment and Business Environment and scores lowest on the Education pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Governance increasing by 10 places, whereas they dropped 18 places on Social Capital.
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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