In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Dominican Republic has fallen by 3 positions from 60 to 63 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Dominican Republic has moved down the rankings table by 7 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Dominican Republic performs best on Natural Environment and Personal Freedom and scores lowest on the Safety & Security pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Business Environment increasing by 4 places, whereas they dropped 7 places on Economic Quality.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Dominican Republic compares to other countries.
28 November, 2018
The prosperity in the region’s countries remain closely grouped, with the exception of Venezuela, which is ranked 126th. Whilst 15 countries increased their prosperity over…Read more
29 November, 2017
The Prosperity Index measures four critical aspects of Governance. First, government must share a commitment to the rule of law, meaning that citizens have confidence in the…Read more