THE LEGATUM PROSPERITY INDEX™ 2019

Creating the Pathways from Poverty to Prosperity

Regional Analysis

Sub-Saharan Africa: Highest ever level, but still the lowest-ranked region

25 November 2019

Prosperity in sub-Saharan Africa is at its highest ever level, but it is still the lowest-ranked region, and its deficit with the global average has grown.

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

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

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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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Prosperity is improving in Indonesia at a faster rate than all but four countries in the world. This success has been built partly on streng...

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

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Prosperity is much more than material wealth; it also encompasses welfare, security, freedom, and opportu...

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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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