Dec 11, 2009

The Prosperity Index

The “Legatum Prosperity Index ” is grounded on 79 variables, examined across 104 nations, with multiple sources (ex. WTO, World Development Indicators, GDP, World Bank, etc.). All the variables are grouped into 9 sub-indexes (averaged using equal weights). Sub-Indexes: Economic Fundamentals, Democratic Institutions, Health, Governance, Social Capital, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Education, Safety and Security, Personal Freedom. This index is a reliable and holistic way to see how things are going. Check out also the Prosperity Interactive World Map