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Papua New Guinea is 123rd in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2009, Papua New Guinea has moved down the rankings table by 5 places.
Papua New Guinea performs most strongly in Personal Freedom and Natural Environment but is weakest in Living Conditions. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Economic Quality.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Papua New Guinea compares to other countries.