Côte d’Ivoire (120th) has experienced the greatest improvement in its prosperity of any country in the world in the past decade. It has seen major improvements in all pillars apart from Personal Freedom and Natural Environment, rising 24 places in the global rankings as a result. It has made particularly strong progress in Economic Quality since 2011, with high-tech manufactured exports more than doubling as a share of total exports.Read More
Yemen is 166th in the overall Prosperity Index rankings. Since 2011, Yemen has moved down the rankings table by 7 places.
Yemen performs most strongly in Health and Living Conditions but is weakest in Governance. The biggest improvement compared to a decade ago came in Social Capital.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Yemen compares to other countries.