Kazakhstan is ranked 57th in the 2018 Sustainable Economic Development Assessment

Kazakhstan is ranked 57th in the 2018 Sustainable Economic Development Assessment

Kazakhstan is ranked 57th in the 2018 Sustainable Economic Development Assessment. 152 countries took part in the annual study of the Boston Consulting Group.

Norway is ranked first followed by Switzerland and Iceland. Top 10 countries in the list also include Luxembourg, Denmark, Sweden, Singapore, Finland, Austria and the Netherlands. Kazakhstan is followed by Argentina and Russia.

The 2018 Sustainable Economic Development Assessment analyzes well-being based on 10 parameters: health, education, and infrastructure development. This was first proposed in 2012 as an alternative to usual methods of analyzing economic development based on GDP dynamics.