In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Kuwait has fallen by 9 positions from 71 to 80 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Kuwait has moved down the rankings table by 28 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Kuwait performs best on Health and Social Capital and scores lowest on the Personal Freedom pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Natural Environment increasing by 1 place, whereas they dropped 9 places on Social Capital.
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