THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2019

Creating the Pathways from Poverty to Prosperity

Spotlights

Country Highlights

25 November 2019

Highlighting important changes in Prosperity from around the globe. United States (18th)

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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 region, it has risen five ranks to 14th out of 25 countries. As a result, Ecuadorian p...

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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 success has been built partly on strengthening institutions – particularly social capital – and improving people’s liv...

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25 November 2019

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

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25 November 2019

The Inclusive Societies domain of the Prosperity Index captures the strengths and weaknesses of institutions, exploring the formal and infor...

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25 November 2019

Prosperity is much more than material wealth; it also encompasses welfare, security, freedom, and opportunity. But without an open and compe...

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25 November 2019

The Prosperity Index captures the quality of people’s lived experiences and the features that enable in...

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25 November 2019

The Prosperity Index provides rich data for analysis. With 13 years’ worth of data, 167 countries, and ...

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