Hungary (44th) is the Eastern European country whose prosperity has deteriorated the most over the last ten years. It now ranks 82nd for Governance, with trust in government, the legislature, and the public sector continuing to fall.Read More
Netherlands is 6th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Netherlands has moved up the rankings table by 1 place.
Netherlands performs most strongly in Living Conditions and Infrastructure & Market Access but is weakest in Natural Environment. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Natural Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Netherlands compares to other countries.