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United Arab Emirates is 42nd in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2010, United Arab Emirates has moved up the rankings table by 4 places.
United Arab Emirates performs most strongly in Enterprise Conditions and Market Access & Infrastructure but is weakest in Personal Freedom. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Natural Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how United Arab Emirates compares to other countries.