Thought some members may be interested in the detail of their own and surrounding areas in relation to the inidices measured. These include Economic, Education, Health, Security and Environmental elements. Too many aspects to cover, so a lazy copy and paste description below.
This year, the Legatum Institute launches its first sub-national Prosperity Index, assessing prosperity across 389 Local Authorities in the UK. Like the Legatum Prosperity Index™ the UK Prosperity Index assesses how prosperous a place is using a combination of wealth and well-being across a number of sub-indices. From the strength of communities to the health of the population, the Index goes beyond traditional measures to give a rich picture of life in the UK.