Uganda is set to face a working-age population increase of over 70%. To keep up with the number of new entrants to the workforce, 11 million new jobs will have to be created every year through to 2030 in sub-Saharan Africa alone.Read More
Egypt is 126th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2009, Egypt has moved down the rankings table by 13 places.
Egypt performs most strongly in Enterprise Conditions and Living Conditions but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Enterprise Conditions.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Egypt compares to other countries.