Vietnam scores average in global social performance index
Vietnam achieved an average score in 2020 Social Progress Index, finishing 88th out of 163 global economies. The nation earned a total score of 68.85 out of 100, above the global average of 64.24, according to the index released last week by Washington-based nonprofit Social Progress Imperative.
The report used 50 variables to determine and rank the social development and wellbeing of 163 markets. These variables were divided into 12 sub-categories under three main categories – basic human needs, foundations of wellbeing and opportunity.