Reductions in the burden of regulation in Ukraine have made it significantly easier to start a business, with the number of tax payments required of a business dropping from 147 to just 5 per year since 2009.Read More
Iraq is 137th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2010, Iraq has moved up the rankings table by 5 places.
Iraq performs most strongly in Living Conditions and Social Capital but is weakest in Natural Environment. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Economic Quality.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Iraq compares to other countries.