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Norway is 2nd in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Norway has remained at the same position.
Norway performs most strongly in Personal Freedom and Safety & Security but is weakest in Infrastructure & Market Access. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Living Conditions.
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