World's most socially progressive countries

Posted: 2:46 PM EDT Apr 04, 2014   Updated: 3:02 PM EDT Apr 04, 2014

A new index has been published, which ranks countries by social and environmental performance rather than economic output. Take a look at the most socially progressive countries in the world.

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A new index has been published, which ranks countries by social and environmental performance rather than economic output. Take a look at the most socially progressive countries in the world.

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