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29. jún..2016

SPI2016 Launched today June 29th

  • Finland tops 2016 Social Progress Index + Canada, Australia and UK also perform well
  • U.S. slips to 19th with “disappointing” score: joins China, Russia + Iran among weakest performers
  • Costa Rica, Uruguay, Ghana + Senegal exceed expectations

(21:00, June 28th 2016, US EDT) Higher GDP per capita alone does not determine real quality of life. This is according to the 2016 Social Progress Index published today by US-based nonprofit, the Social Progress Imperative. The Index ranks Finland the world’s most socially progressive country; Canada in second place tops the G7 nations.

Further information to be found on SPI homepage: http://www.socialprogressimperative.org/