The world wants to know how its doing

How can we instigate development? How long can we maintain the well-being we already have? Other indicators show narrow perspectives on these questions.


The Inclusive Wealth Index presents the big picture: measuring countries’ wealth in terms of progress, well-being and long-term sustainability. It provides important insights into long-term economic growth and human well-being.

The inclusive wealth index measures the wealth of nations by carrying out a comprehensive analysis of a country’s productive base. That is, it measures all of the assets from which human well-being is derived, including manufactured, human and natural capital. In this, it measures a nation’s capacity to create and maintain human well-being over time.