In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Venezuela has fallen by 12 positions from 120 to 132 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Venezuela has moved down the rankings table by 47 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Venezuela performs best on Natural Environment and Health and scores lowest on the Business Environment pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Personal Freedom increasing by 6 places, whereas they dropped 19 places on Health.
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29 November, 2017
The Prosperity Index measures four critical aspects of Governance. First, government must share a commitment to the rule of law, meaning that citizens have confidence in the…Read more
03 November, 2016
Particular achievements can be observed in the region’s best-performing sub-indices since 2007: Health and Personal Freedom. The fear is that a decade of prosperity gains will…Read more