Sweden (3rd) is the Western European country whose prosperity has deteriorated the most over the last ten years. Since 2011, it has experienced a deterioration in six of the Index’s 12 pillars, with the greatest deteriorations seen in Governance, Social Capital, and Investment Environment.Read More
Russia is 70th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Russia has moved up the rankings table by 9 places.
Russia performs most strongly in Education and Economic Quality but is weakest in Safety & Security. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Natural Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Russia compares to other countries.