See the world differently

Measuring social progress, not wealth

We empower communities with new ways to think about and measure success. We bring governments, businesses, and civil society together around a new vision of what their communities could be.

Measuring a better world

The Social Progress Index allows everyone, regardless of their role in society, to join in a common understanding of how well their community performs on the things that really matter to everyday people.

How does your country compare?

Explore the global index

Why It Matters

Insight Drives Action

After examining their performance in comparison to other countries on the global Social Progress Index, the national government of Paraguay decided to double their investment in childhood nutrition.

What can I do?

News

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On this #GivingTuesday, please join supporters from around the world in donating to the Social Progress Imperative.

29 Nov 2016

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Excerpt: “Based on the reported uptick of hate crimes and the rhetoric of intolerance, there are very real threats to the United States’ social progress, and any CEO—republican, democrat, or independent—should be ready to act.” – Susan McPherson For complete article, please go here.  

21 Nov 2016

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Excerpt: “Is Europe coming together or falling apart? A new pan-EU analysis of social progress suggests that, despite continued differences in wealth, the real quality of life of citizens across the EU appears to be converging.”   Read more on The Huffington Post website. Explore the data for all the EU regions on the EU […]

1 Nov 2016