In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Malta has climbed by 2 positions from 21 to 19 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Malta has moved up the rankings table by 7 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Malta performs best on Safety & Security and Social Capital and scores lowest on the Business Environment pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Natural Environment increasing by 9 places, whereas they dropped 2 places on Social Capital.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Malta compares to other countries.