Ukraine climbed 20 positions in the overall road quality ranking within The Legatum Prosperity Index 2020 and occupied 126th place.
According to the press service of the State Road Agency of Ukraine (Ukravtodor), such an estimate by international experts and analysts indicates positive changes in the country’s road infrastructure.
As noted, Ukraine climbed 12 positions in the “transport” ranking (ranks 73rd) and 10 positions in the “market access and infrastructure” ranking (ranks 77th).
“In general, Ukraine currently ranks 92nd in the Prosperity Index, having climbed four positions compared to 2019 and 19 positions compared to 2018,” Ukravtodor added.
The Legatum Prosperity Index is the integrated set of indicators that takes into account the country’s economic growth, level of education and healthcare systems, personal freedom, living conditions, etc. It is annually composed by the Legatum Institute educational think tank.