See where every country ranks on the Social Progress Index, which measures more than just economic output to see if a country is really making its citizens' lives better. The U.S might crush the rest of the world in GDP, but that doesn't mean that much when it comes to the people who live here.
What’s the best way to tell how a country is doing (and serving its citizens)? It’s not just a measure of economic output, that’s for sure. This new index tracks everything from opportunity to health to sustainability. Guess where the U.S. ranks.