In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Netherlands has fallen by 1 position from 8 to 9 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Netherlands has moved down the rankings table by 2 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Netherlands performs best on Education and Governance and scores lowest on the Natural Environment pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Economic Quality increasing by 4 places, whereas they dropped 5 places on Natural Environment.
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