In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Burkina Faso has climbed by 1 position from 116 to 115 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Burkina Faso has moved up the rankings table by 2 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Burkina Faso performs best on Safety & Security and Personal Freedom and scores lowest on the Education pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Safety & Security increasing by 10 places, whereas they dropped 11 places on Governance.
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