Nicaragua is 77th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2007, Nicaragua has moved up the rankings table by 4 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Nicaragua performs best on Personal Freedom and Natural Environment and scores lowest on the Governance pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Social Capital increasing by 29 places.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Nicaragua compares to other countries.
28 November, 2018
The prosperity in the region’s countries remain closely grouped, with the exception of Venezuela, which is ranked 126th. Whilst 15 countries increased their prosperity over…Read more
29 November, 2017
The Prosperity Index measures four critical aspects of Governance. First, government must share a commitment to the rule of law, meaning that citizens have confidence in the…Read more