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Switzerland is 5th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Switzerland has remained at the same position.
Switzerland performs most strongly in Economic Quality and Safety & Security but is weakest in Investment Environment. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Safety & Security.
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