Ukraine took the 63rd place in the «prosperity index» published by the British Legatum Institute. Norway tops the ranking in the top five as Switzerland, New Zealand, Denmark and Canada.
Promulgated index reflects the level of “national success.” The authors analyze the ranking achievements in economy, business opportunities, management, education, health, defense sectors, protection of rights and freedoms as well as incomes.
According to the report among all the countries of Europe the largest drop this year demonstrated Russia. She is on the 68th place, while last year was 61. Analysts Legatum Institute indicate that the decision of the authors of the index influenced Russia’s actions in the international arena, namely – the annexation of the Crimea and support unrest in the east of Ukraine, as well as veto UN Security Council resolutions on Syria.