Social Progress Index

Image: Taken from BreakingNews.ie Published: February 20, 2017 Excerpt: “This index has been developed to show how Ireland is currently performing on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. These 17 goals were divided into three sub-groups – economy, society and environment. The indicators were compared to the other 14 countries in the EU-15 to see […]

20 Feb 2017

Check out this deck to see some of the major findings from analysis of performance in 272 regions across the 28 Member States.

11 Oct 2016

The wealth of EU regions is “no guarantee” of social progress; European capital cities do not always deliver better social conditions for citizens than rural areas; and the EU’s new entrants are outperforming old Member States on some measures of social progress. These are the findings of the new EU Regional Social Progress Index, published today by the Social Progress Imperative.

11 Oct 2016

Comparing the like-for-like lived experience of 500 million people, the Index is based on assessments of the things that really matter in people’s lives, like opportunity, basic human needs, health, and access to knowledge and education.

11 Oct 2016