In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Guatemala has climbed by 3 positions from 88 to 85 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Guatemala has remained at the same position.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Guatemala performs best on Natural Environment and Social Capital and scores lowest on the Education pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Safety & Security increasing by 9 places, whereas they dropped 6 places on Business Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Guatemala 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