In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Brazil has fallen by 2 positions from 52 to 54 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Brazil has moved down the rankings table by 5 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Brazil performs best on Natural Environment and Personal Freedom and scores lowest on the Business Environment pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Health increasing by 11 places, whereas they dropped 16 places on Business Environment.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Brazil compares to other countries.