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
In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Lebanon has fallen by 6 positions from 101 to 107 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, 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