Vietnam is the most improved country for living conditions over the last decade. Those living on under $1.90 a day has reduced from 20% of the population to 2% since 2009 and the prevalence of undernourishment has fallen from 18% to 11%.Read More
Saudi Arabia is 71st in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2009, Saudi Arabia has moved up the rankings table by 14 places.
Saudi Arabia performs most strongly in Social Capital and Enterprise Conditions but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Education.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Saudi Arabia compares to other countries.