In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Guyana has climbed by 1 position from 77 to 76 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Guyana has moved down the rankings table by 1 place.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Guyana performs best on Social Capital and Governance and scores lowest on the Business Environment pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Governance increasing by 7 places, whereas they dropped 7 places on Business Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Guyana 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