Spain has seen one of the biggest reductions in unemployment levels in 2018, with 470,000 new jobs created between April and June. Since 2013, unemployment has fallen from 24.8% to 17.4%.Read More
Lebanon is 107th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2007, Lebanon has moved down the rankings table by 18 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Lebanon performs best on Natural Environment and Health and scores lowest on the Governance pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Social Capital increasing by 14 places, whereas they dropped 16 places on Safety & Security.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Lebanon compares to other countries.
28 November, 2018
Despite a wide range of scores within MENA (Israel ranks highest at 37th and Yemen lowest at 147th) the region faces a common challenge in Personal Freedom, where all…Read more
29 November, 2017
The Prosperity Index measures four critical aspects of Governance. First, government must share a commitment to the rule of law, meaning that citizens have confidence in the…Read more