UAE most prosperous in the GCC: Index
The UAE is the most prosperous county in the GCC.
That’s according to the 2018 Legatum Prosperity Index, which ranked the Emirates at number 39 globally.
The study lists 149 countries based on economic quality, education, health, natural environment, and safety and security.
Bahrain came in second at number 59, while Kuwait followed at 66. Oman was ranked at 69, while Saudi Arabia at 86.
According to Legatum, UAE managed to hold its ground due to its diversified economy.