Armenia (55th) has seen its prosperity improve most in Eastern Europe over the past decade, rising almost 20 places. It has made significant progress in decreasing levels of crime, halving its homicide rate since 2011.Read More
Iran is 123rd in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Iran has moved up the rankings table by 2 places.
Iran performs most strongly in Health and Living Conditions but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Social Capital.
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