Azerbaijan (86th) is the least prosperous country in Eastern Europe. Alongside weak Governance and Natural Environment, it performs particularly poorly for Personal Freedom. It ranks 153rd for Freedom of Assembly and Association and 158th for Freedom of Speech and Access to Information, both of which have deteriorated over the past decade.Read More
Denmark is 1st in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Denmark has moved up the rankings table by 2 places.
Denmark performs most strongly in Social Capital and Governance but is weakest in Health. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Investment Environment.
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