In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, China has remained consistent when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, China has moved down the rankings table by 1 place.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, China performs best on Economic Quality and Education and scores lowest on the Personal Freedom pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Business Environment increasing by 14 places, whereas they dropped 6 places on Economic Quality.
Visit our Rankings table to see how China compares to other countries.