Malta has the highest turnout for elections in the world, despite not having compulsory voting it ranks higher than a number of countries where voting is compulsory, such as Australia.Read More
Benin is 119th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2007, Benin has moved up the rankings table by 2 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Benin performs best on Personal Freedom and Governance and scores lowest on the Social Capital pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Personal Freedom increasing by 12 places, whereas they dropped 4 places on Governance.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Benin compares to other countries.