In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Malta has climbed by 2 positions from 24 to 22 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Malta has moved up the rankings table by 5 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Malta performs best on Safety & Security and Social Capital and scores lowest on the Natural Environment pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Business Environment increasing by 18 places, whereas they dropped 5 places on Health.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Malta compares to other countries.