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
United Arab Emirates is 40th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2009, United Arab Emirates has moved up the rankings table by 4 places.
United Arab Emirates performs most strongly in Market Access & Infrastructure and Economic Quality but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Economic Quality.
Visit our Rankings table to see how United Arab Emirates compares to other countries.