We're Number One! We're Number One! We're Number. . .um. . .twenty-four? Yes, we come after such illustrious nations as Liechtenstein, Andorra, and Malta. And don't get me wrong, I'm not casting aspersions on those countries. I'm just saying, wow.
Top 50: the most stable and prosperous countries in the world
A one-year investigation and analysis of 235 countries by Jane's Information Services has put the UK joint seventh in the premier league of nations with the US at 22nd and Switzerland, normally associated with wealth and untouchable stability, is rated 17th. . .
Read more, and see the list at: Times Online