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Social Factors by Country

The World Economics Social Factors Index is a composite index that covers metrics for Health, Education, Employment prospects, Basic services availability, and the citizens human rights.

The data below ranks the world's top country rankings by key social factors.






Country Global
Rank
Region
Rank
Social
Index
Life
Expectancy
(Years)
Average
Age
(Years)
Mean Years
of Schooling
(Years)
Spend on
Eduction
(% of GDP)
Employment
Ratio
(% of population)
Population
in Povery
(% of population)
Germany 1 1 98.6 81.3 45.7 14.2 4.8 59.0 0.0
Switzerland 2 2 97.8 83.8 43.1 13.4 5.1 65.1 0.0
Canada 3 1 97.2 82.4 41.1 13.4 N/A 61.5 0.0
Japan 4 1 96.8 84.6 48.4 12.9 3.2 60.3 0.0
Israel 5 1 96.6 83.0 30.5 13.0 5.8 61.6 0.0
United Kingdom 6 3 96.5 81.3 40.5 13.2 5.5 60.4 0.0
Australia 7 2 96.1 83.4 37.9 12.7 5.3 62.1 0.0
Norway 8 4 96.1 82.4 39.8 12.9 8.0 61.7 0.0
Iceland 9 5 96.0 83.0 37.5 12.8 7.5 72.9 0.0
United States 10 2 95.9 78.9 38.3 13.4 5.0 59.8 0.0
New Zealand 11 3 95.8 82.3 38.0 12.8 6.4 67.1 0.0
Finland 12 6 95.7 81.9 43.1 12.8 6.9 55.2 0.0
Hong Kong 13 4 95.6 84.9 44.8 12.3 3.3 57.9 0.0
Ireland 14 7 95.5 82.3 38.2 12.7 3.7 59.0 0.0
Sweden 15 8 95.4 82.8 41.1 12.5 7.7 60.4 0.0
Estonia 16 9 95.2 78.8 42.4 13.1 5.2 60.3 0.0
Slovenia 17 10 95.1 81.3 44.5 12.7 4.8 55.9 0.0
Austria 18 11 94.9 81.5 43.5 12.5 5.5 57.8 0.0
Netherlands 19 12 94.9 82.3 43.3 12.4 5.5 61.6 0.0
Denmark 20 13 94.8 80.9 42.3 12.6 7.6 59.2 0.0
Korea, Rep. 21 5 94.7 83.0 43.7 12.2 4.6 60.4 0.0
Luxembourg 22 14 94.6 82.3 39.7 12.3 4.0 56.1 0.0
Czech Republic 23 15 94.5 79.4 43.2 12.7 5.6 59.4 0.0
Lithuania 24 16 94.0 75.9 45.1 13.1 4.0 57.7 0.0
Cyprus 25 17 93.8 81.0 37.3 12.2 6.3 58.5 0.0
Belgium 26 18 93.8 81.6 41.9 12.1 6.5 50.6 0.0
Slovak Republic 27 19 93.7 77.5 41.2 12.7 3.9 56.2 0.0
Poland 28 20 93.6 78.7 41.7 12.5 4.6 54.7 0.0
Latvia 29 21 93.6 75.3 43.9 13.0 4.7 57.4 0.0
Singapore 30 6 93.6 83.6 42.2 11.6 2.9 67.6 0.0
France 31 22 92.8 82.7 42.3 11.5 N/A 50.5 0.0
United Arab Emirates 32 2 92.5 78.0 32.6 12.1 N/A 80.2 0.0
Malta 33 23 92.4 82.5 42.6 11.3 5.2 54.6 0.0
Hungary 34 24 91.7 76.9 43.3 12.0 4.7 54.5 0.0
Belarus 35 25 91.7 74.8 40.3 12.3 4.8 61.2 0.0
Georgia 36 26 91.3 73.8 38.3 13.1 3.8 58.5 4.5
Croatia 37 27 91.1 78.5 44.3 11.4 4.6 47.6 0.0
Italy 38 28 90.6 83.5 47.3 10.4 3.8 44.7 0.0
Russia 39 29 90.5 72.6 39.6 12.2 3.7 59.0 0.0
Greece 40 30 90.5 82.2 45.6 10.6 N/A 42.8 0.0
Spain 41 31 90.3 83.6 44.9 10.3 4.2 49.5 0.0
Kazakhstan 42 7 90.3 73.6 30.7 11.9 2.8 65.6 0.0
Chile 43 3 89.8 80.2 35.3 10.6 5.4 58.2 0.0
Bulgaria 44 32 89.6 75.1 44.6 11.4 4.1 53.0 0.0
Uzbekistan 45 8 89.3 71.7 27.8 11.8 5.3 61.2 0.0
Bahamas, The 46 4 89.3 73.9 32.3 11.4 N/A 66.8 0.0
Romania 47 33 89.3 76.1 43.2 11.1 3.0 52.5 0.0
Argentina 48 5 89.2 76.7 31.5 10.9 5.5 55.3 0.0
Moldova 49 34 89.2 71.9 37.6 11.7 5.5 40.7 0.0
Armenia 50 35 88.5 75.1 35.4 11.3 2.7 46.2 2.1
Ukraine 51 36 88.5 72.1 41.2 11.4 5.4 49.3 0.0
Panama 52 6 88.3 78.5 29.7 10.2 N/A 64.0 0.0
Sri Lanka 53 9 88.3 77.0 34.0 10.6 2.1 51.7 0.8
Trinidad and Tobago 54 7 88.2 73.5 36.2 11.0 N/A 58.3 0.0
Qatar 55 3 87.8 80.2 32.3 9.7 2.9 86.7 0.0
Malaysia 56 10 87.7 76.2 30.3 10.4 4.5 62.2 0.0
Portugal 57 37 87.4 82.1 46.2 9.3 4.9 55.1 0.0
Albania 58 38 87.4 78.6 36.4 10.1 2.5 48.9 1.7
Jordan 59 4 87.3 74.5 23.8 10.5 3.6 33.5 0.1
Serbia 60 39 87.2 76.0 41.6 11.2 3.7 47.9 5.5
Kyrgyzstan 61 11 87.2 71.5 26.0 11.1 6.0 56.0 0.9
Saudi Arabia 62 5 86.9 75.1 31.8 10.2 N/A 52.6 0.0
Azerbaijan 63 12 86.9 73.0 32.3 10.6 2.5 62.8 0.0
Oman 64 6 86.8 77.9 30.6 9.7 5.0 70.4 0.0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 65 40 86.8 77.4 43.1 9.8 N/A 37.8 0.1
Bahrain 66 7 86.1 77.3 32.5 9.5 2.3 72.8 0.0
Jamaica 67 8 85.5 74.5 30.7 9.7 5.4 60.7 0.0
Costa Rica 68 9 85.5 80.3 33.5 8.7 7.0 54.7 0.0
Mauritius 69 1 85.3 75.0 37.5 9.5 4.8 54.4 0.0
Peru 70 10 85.2 76.7 31.0 9.7 3.7 75.1 2.6
Uruguay 71 11 85.0 77.9 35.8 8.9 4.8 58.4 0.0
Lebanon 72 8 84.9 78.9 29.6 8.7 2.4 44.1 0.0
Mongolia 73 13 84.7 69.9 28.2 10.3 4.1 56.1 0.5
Tajikistan 74 14 84.5 71.1 22.4 10.7 5.2 37.4 4.8
North Macedonia 75 41 84.3 75.8 39.1 9.8 N/A 45.3 4.4
Turkmenistan 76 15 84.3 68.2 26.9 10.3 N/A 62.0 0.0
Suriname 77 12 83.3 71.7 29.0 9.3 N/A 47.4 0.0
Ecuador 78 13 83.1 77.0 27.9 8.9 5.0 65.3 3.3
Turkey 79 9 82.9 77.7 31.5 8.1 N/A 45.7 0.0
Mexico 80 14 82.7 75.1 29.2 8.8 4.9 58.6 1.7
Thailand 81 16 82.3 77.2 40.1 7.9 4.1 66.8 0.0
China 82 17 82.3 76.9 38.4 8.1 N/A 65.1 0.5
Algeria 83 2 82.1 76.9 28.5 8.0 N/A 36.3 0.5
Paraguay 84 15 81.9 74.3 26.3 8.5 3.4 68.6 1.6
Colombia 85 16 81.9 77.3 31.3 8.5 4.5 62.1 4.1
Vietnam 86 18 81.7 75.4 32.5 8.3 4.2 75.9 1.9
Dominican Republic 87 17 81.4 74.1 28.0 8.1 N/A 60.6 0.4
Philippines 88 19 80.8 71.2 25.7 9.4 N/A 58.3 6.1
Guyana 89 18 80.8 69.9 26.7 8.5 5.9 49.5 0.0
Bolivia 90 19 80.7 71.5 25.6 9.0 N/A 69.3 4.5
Tunisia 91 3 80.4 76.7 32.8 7.2 6.6 38.7 0.2
Kuwait 92 10 80.1 75.5 36.8 7.3 N/A 71.9 0.0
Brazil 93 20 80.0 75.9 33.5 8.0 6.2 56.2 4.4
Libya 94 4 79.9 72.9 28.8 7.6 N/A 40.5 0.0
Indonesia 95 20 78.8 71.7 29.7 8.2 3.6 64.3 4.6
Gabon 96 5 78.5 66.5 22.5 8.7 2.7 42.3 3.4
El Salvador 97 21 77.8 73.3 27.6 6.9 3.6 56.7 1.5
Egypt 98 6 77.7 72.0 24.6 7.4 N/A 41.4 3.2
Nicaragua 99 22 77.5 74.5 26.5 6.9 4.3 61.9 3.2
Cabo Verde 100 7 76.8 73.0 27.6 6.3 5.2 53.0 0.0
Morocco 101 8 76.3 76.7 29.5 5.6 N/A 41.2 1.0
Botswana 102 9 76.3 69.6 24.0 9.6 N/A 57.9 16.1
South Africa 103 10 74.5 64.1 27.6 10.2 6.2 40.2 18.9
Guatemala 104 23 74.4 74.3 22.9 6.6 2.9 60.8 8.7
Cambodia 105 21 72.5 69.8 25.6 5.0 2.2 81.8 0.0
Honduras 106 24 71.3 75.3 24.3 6.6 6.1 65.1 16.5
Myanmar 107 22 70.7 67.1 29.0 5.0 2.0 60.7 2.0
Bhutan 108 23 70.5 71.8 28.1 4.1 6.6 65.2 1.5
Pakistan 109 24 70.2 67.3 22.8 5.2 2.9 50.2 3.9
Bangladesh 110 25 70.1 72.6 27.6 6.2 2.0 56.5 14.8
Ghana 111 11 70.0 64.1 21.5 7.3 4.0 64.9 13.3
Angola 112 12 69.5 61.2 16.7 5.2 N/A 72.2 0.0
Namibia 113 13 69.1 63.7 21.8 7.0 3.1 47.5 13.4
Afghanistan 114 26 68.1 64.8 18.4 3.9 4.1 43.5 0.0
Mauritania 115 14 67.4 64.9 20.1 4.7 2.6 41.5 6.0
India 116 27 66.9 69.7 28.4 6.5 3.8 46.7 21.2
Nepal 117 28 66.5 70.8 24.6 5.0 5.2 82.6 15.0
Brunei Darussalam 118 29 65.9 75.9 32.3 9.1 4.4 58.8 43.7
Comoros 119 15 63.0 64.3 20.4 5.1 2.5 41.4 17.6
Zimbabwe 120 16 62.9 61.5 18.7 8.5 4.6 79.0 33.9
Laos 121 30 62.7 67.9 24.4 5.3 2.9 78.0 22.7
Gambia 122 17 62.6 62.1 17.8 3.9 2.4 54.0 10.1
Sudan 123 18 62.4 65.3 19.7 3.8 N/A 40.4 12.7
Burkina Faso 124 19 61.4 61.6 17.6 1.6 6.0 62.3 0.0
Cameroon 125 20 61.3 59.3 18.7 6.3 3.1 73.5 23.8
Haiti 126 25 61.3 64.0 24.0 5.6 2.8 57.9 24.2
Eswatini 127 21 60.9 60.2 20.7 6.9 7.1 40.9 28.4
Kenya 128 22 59.2 66.7 20.1 6.6 5.3 72.7 36.8
Yemen, Rep. 129 11 58.8 66.1 20.2 3.2 N/A 33.1 18.8
Lesotho 130 23 58.5 54.3 24.0 6.5 6.5 52.0 26.9
Congo, Rep. 131 24 58.2 64.6 19.2 6.5 3.6 62.9 37.0
Cote d'Ivoire 132 25 56.4 57.8 18.9 5.3 4.4 55.1 28.2
Uganda 133 26 54.9 63.4 16.7 6.2 2.5 69.0 41.7
Papua New Guinea 134 31 53.3 64.5 22.4 4.7 1.9 46.0 38.0
Ethiopia 135 27 53.1 66.6 19.5 2.9 4.7 77.9 30.8
Tanzania 136 28 52.4 65.5 18.0 6.1 3.7 81.8 49.1
Liberia 137 29 52.3 64.1 19.4 4.8 2.6 74.2 40.9
Senegal 138 30 51.2 67.9 18.5 3.2 4.7 42.7 38.0
Zambia 139 31 50.6 63.9 17.6 7.2 4.7 66.1 57.5
Guinea 140 32 48.9 61.6 18.0 2.8 2.6 58.9 35.3
Togo 141 33 47.6 61.0 19.4 4.9 5.4 76.0 49.8
Nigeria 142 34 47.5 54.7 18.1 6.7 N/A 48.6 53.5
Rwanda 143 35 47.0 69.0 20.0 4.4 3.1 82.8 55.5
Sierra Leone 144 36 46.3 54.7 19.4 3.7 7.1 55.3 40.1
Benin 145 37 45.3 61.8 18.8 3.8 4.0 69.3 49.5
Chad 146 38 44.1 54.2 16.6 2.5 2.2 69.4 38.4
Niger 147 39 43.6 62.4 15.2 2.1 4.9 71.7 44.5
Mali 148 40 40.8 59.3 16.3 2.4 3.8 65.7 49.7
Madagascar 149 41 40.7 67.0 19.6 6.1 3.2 84.6 77.6
Congo, Dem. Rep 150 42 40.2 60.7 17.0 6.8 1.5 60.8 76.6
Malawi 151 43 39.5 64.3 18.1 4.7 4.7 72.4 70.3
Mozambique 152 44 38.6 60.9 17.6 3.5 5.6 75.6 62.9
Central African Republic 153 45 35.9 53.3 17.6 4.3 N/A 69.3 66.3
Guinea-Bissau 154 46 35.8 58.3 18.8 3.6 2.1 70.2 67.1
Burundi 155 47 34.4 61.6 17.3 3.3 5.0 78.0 71.8



Notes: Income poverty is set at $1.90 per day.

See: Data for individual countries and underlying data click on the country name

Source: World Economics and United Nations
Data Year: World Economics Indexes: 2022, United Nations Source data: 2022

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Key:
Social Index numbers shown on a scale of 0-100.
         0 = Poor metrics, 100 = Excelent metrics.