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In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Portugal has climbed by 3 positions from 27 to 24 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Portugal has moved up the rankings table by 1 place.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Portugal performs best on Personal Freedom and Safety & Security and scores lowest on the Education pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Social Capital increasing by 11 places, whereas they dropped 2 places on Natural Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Portugal compares to other countries.