Malta has the highest turnout for elections in the world, despite not having compulsory voting it ranks higher than a number of countries where voting is compulsory, such as Australia.Read More
Latvia is 40th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2007, Latvia has moved up the rankings table by 1 place.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Latvia performs best on Natural Environment and Education and scores lowest on the Social Capital pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Personal Freedom increasing by 5 places, whereas they dropped 18 places on Business Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Latvia compares to other countries.