Nepal (114th) is one of the countries in Asia-Pacific where prosperity has improved the most in the last decade. Primary school enrolment has grown from 80% to 96%, and secondary school enrolment has increased from 47% to 62%.Read More
Jamaica is 65th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Jamaica has remained at the same position.
Jamaica performs most strongly in Personal Freedom and Governance 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 Jamaica compares to other countries.