THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2019

Creating the Pathways from Poverty to Prosperity

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Executive Summary

25 November 2019

The Legatum Institute’s revised and improved 2019 Prosperity Index quantifies prosperity in 167 countries across the globe, which together contain 99.4% of the world’s pop...

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25 November 2019

Global prosperity continues to improve, but the gap between the strongest and weakest countries continues to widen.

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25 November 2019

The Prosperity Index has been developed as a practical tool to help identify what specific action needs to be taken to contribute to strengthening the pathways from poverty to prosperity globally. The Index consists of 12 pil...

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25 November 2019

North America remains the most prosperous region, although the gap with Western Europe has narrowed and the two regions now exhibit similar ...

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25 November 2019

Watch Legatum Institute's introduction video to the Legatum Prosperity Index.

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25 November 2019

Ecuador’s prosperity has improved considerably over the last decade. As the most improved country in the Latin America and the Caribbean r...

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25 November 2019

Prosperity is improving in Indonesia at a faster rate than all but four countries in the world. This succ...

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25 November 2019

Ethiopian prosperity has improved markedly in the last decade, with the country rising three ranks to 150...

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25 November 2019

The Inclusive Societies domain of the Prosperity Index captures the strengths and weaknesses of instituti...

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