Azerbaijan (92nd) is the least prosperous country in Eastern Europe. Alongside weak Governance and Natural Environment, it performs particularly poorly for Personal Freedom. It ranks 153rd for Freedom of Assembly and Association and 158th for Freedom of Speech and Access to Information, both of which have deteriorated over the past decade.Read More
Hungary is 42nd in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Hungary has moved down the rankings table by 4 places.
Hungary performs most strongly in Economic Quality and Safety & Security but is weakest in Enterprise Conditions. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Social Capital.
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