Countries such as Azerbaijan and Angola have seen dramatic drops in resource rents over the last 10 years, while at the same time their non-resource economies have grown. As a result, their reported GDP figures have not grown as much as the underlying economy has.Read More
Uzbekistan is 103rd in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2009, Uzbekistan has moved up the rankings table by 4 places.
Uzbekistan performs most strongly in Social Capital and Health but is weakest in Natural Environment. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Social Capital.
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