Belgium is 16th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2007, Belgium has remained at the same position.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Belgium performs best on Personal Freedom and Education and scores lowest on the Safety & Security pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Safety & Security increasing by 14 places, whereas they dropped 4 places on Natural Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Belgium compares to other countries.