2018 Highlights

2018 was a year filled with incredible innovation in providing new insight to support more equitable policymaking and guiding investments that work better for people and planet. Our 2018 Social Progress Index demonstrates that social progress is improving across the world. However, personal rights and inclusion have regressed. As we look forward to continue advancing … Continue reading 2018 Highlights

Announcing the 2018 Social Progress Index: US States

We are excited to announce the release of a new Social Progress Index, the first measurement of quality of life that focuses exclusively on social and environmental factors across all 50 American states. But we’re not going to stop there—the Skoll Foundation has issued us a challenge grant to catalyze social progress at the city … Continue reading Announcing the 2018 Social Progress Index: US States

Strong state economies offer disappointing quality of life, according to Social Progress Index: US States

None of the five largest state economies (California, New York, Illinois, Florida and Texas) are in the top ten states on social progress. And three of these five don’t even crack the top 30. [Washington, DC] April 11, 2018 – The 2018 Social Progress Index: US States released today shows the growing economy is not … Continue reading Strong state economies offer disappointing quality of life, according to Social Progress Index: US States