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In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Bahrain has fallen by 2 positions from 49 to 51 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Bahrain has moved down the rankings table by 3 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Bahrain performs best on Economic Quality and Social Capital and scores lowest on the Personal Freedom pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Social Capital increasing by 6 places, whereas they dropped 15 places on Natural Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Bahrain compares to other countries.