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In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Iceland has fallen by 2 positions from 9 to 11 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Iceland has moved down the rankings table by 1 place.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Iceland performs best on Economic Quality and Personal Freedom and scores lowest on the Education pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Health increasing by 8 places, whereas they dropped 8 places on Safety & Security.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Iceland compares to other countries.