Zimbabwe has seen the biggest improvement in health of any country over the last decade, with the death rate of 15–60 year olds almost halving, from 630 per 1,000 people down to 330, and the life expectancy of 60 year olds increasing by over two years.Read More
Iran is 120th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2010, Iran has moved up the rankings table by 6 places.
Iran performs most strongly in Living Conditions and Education but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Social Capital.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Iran compares to other countries.