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United Kingdom is 7th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2007, United Kingdom has moved up the rankings table by 5 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, United Kingdom performs best on Natural Environment and Business Environment and scores lowest on the Health pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Social Capital increasing by 7 places, whereas they dropped 5 places on Health.
Visit our Rankings table to see how United Kingdom compares to other countries.