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In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Kuwait has climbed by 2 positions from 68 to 66 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Kuwait has moved down the rankings table by 16 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Kuwait performs best on Social Capital and Health and scores lowest on the Personal Freedom pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Safety & Security increasing by 6 places, whereas they dropped 10 places on Governance.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Kuwait compares to other countries.