New Zealand (10th) is the most prosperous country in Asia-Pacific, due in part to its strong Social Capital (4th). Almost 60% of New Zealanders think most people can be trusted, one of the highest proportions worldwide.Read More
Denmark is 1st in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Denmark has moved up the rankings table by 1 place.
Denmark performs most strongly in Social Capital and Personal Freedom but is weakest in Health. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Health.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Denmark compares to other countries.