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Nicaragua is 111th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2010, Nicaragua has moved down the rankings table by 7 places.
Nicaragua performs most strongly in Natural Environment and Social Capital but is weakest in Governance. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Social Capital.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Nicaragua compares to other countries.