Ecuador (83rd) is the country in Latin America and the Caribbean where prosperity has improved the most in the last decade. It has improved in all pillars apart from Economic Quality since 2011, including an impressive 21-rank rise in Personal Freedom, driven by major improvements in both Freedom of Speech and Freedom of Assembly.Read More
Bahrain is 56th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Bahrain has moved down the rankings table by 8 places.
Bahrain performs most strongly in Social Capital and Infrastructure & Market Access but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Health.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Bahrain compares to other countries.