In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Malawi has climbed by 3 positions from 113 to 110 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Malawi has remained at the same position.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Malawi performs best on Governance and Business Environment and scores lowest on the Economic Quality pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Business Environment increasing by 37 places, whereas they dropped 13 places on Social Capital.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Malawi compares to other countries.