In the overall Prosperity Index rankings, Hong Kong has fallen by 1 position from 23 to 24 when compared to last year. Since the Prosperity Index began in 2006, Hong Kong has moved down the rankings table by 3 places.
In the Prosperity Pillar rankings, Hong Kong performs best on Business Environment and Safety & Security and scores lowest on the Natural Environment pillar. The biggest positive change, compared to last year, came in Safety & Security increasing by 6 places, whereas they dropped 8 places on Social Capital.
Visit our Rankings table to see how Hong Kong compares to other countries.