Libya is 133rd in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2007, Libya has moved down the rankings table by 29 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Libya performs best on Social Capital and Health and scores lowest on the Governance pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Natural Environment increasing by 2 places, whereas they dropped 20 places on Economic Quality.
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