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United States [+]5.85
4.22%
United Kingdom [+]5.51
1.40%
Germany [+]5.65
2.20%
France [+]22º5.18
1.02%
Japan [+]5.49
0.44%
Spain [+]34º4.70
2.47%
Italy [+]43º4.54
1.84%
Portugal [+]42º4.57
1.15%
Greece [+]87º4.02
-0.11%
Ireland [+]24º5.16
0.92%
United Arab Emirates [+]17º5.30
1.14%
Albania [+]75º4.18
6.45%
Armenia [+]73º4.19
4.50%
Argentina [+]92º3.95
4.15%
Austria [+]18º5.25
2.57%
Australia [+]21º5.19
0.80%
Azerbaijan [+]35º4.69
4.12%
Bosnia and Herzegovina [+]103º3.87
4.44%
Bangladesh [+]99º3.91
3.90%
Belgium [+]20º5.23
0.56%
Bulgaria [+]49º4.46
3.25%
Bahrain [+]44º4.54
0.54%
Burundi [+]129º3.21
3.15%
Benin [+]120º3.47
-2.22%
Brunei [+]46º4.52
-8.66%
Brazil [+]80º4.14
1.52%
Bhutan [+]82º4.10
7.94%
Botswana [+]63º4.30
2.62%
Canada [+]14º5.35
0.79%
Democratic Republic of the Congo [+]126º3.27
Switzerland [+]5.86
1.75%
Chile [+]33º4.71
2.79%
Cameroon [+]116º3.65
-0.98%
China [+]27º5.00
2.27%
Colombia [+]66º4.29
0.28%
Costa Rica [+]47º4.50
3.84%
Cape Verde [+]110º3.76
1.51%
Cyprus [+]64º4.30
1.66%
Czech Republic [+]31º4.77
1.79%
Denmark [+]12º5.39
1.05%
Dominican Republic [+]104º3.87
0.35%
Algeria [+]86º4.07
2.59%
Ecuador [+]97º3.91
-4.00%
Estonia [+]29º4.85
2.42%
Egypt [+]100º3.90
6.56%
Ethiopia [+]108º3.78
0.94%
Finland [+]10º5.49
0.71%
Georgia [+]67º4.28
1.37%
Ghana [+]111º3.72
3.83%
The Gambia [+]117º3.61
3.64%
Guinea [+]119º3.47
22.14%
Guatemala [+]84º4.08
0.63%
Hong Kong [+]5.53
1.24%
Honduras [+]96º3.92
-0.81%
Croatia [+]74º4.19
2.97%
Haiti [+]128º3.22
1.37%
Hungary [+]60º4.33
1.99%
Indonesia [+]36º4.68
3.50%
Israel [+]16º5.31
6.59%
India [+]40º4.59
6.48%
Iran [+]69º4.27
4.52%
Iceland [+]28º4.99
3.30%
Jamaica [+]70º4.25
6.98%
Jordan [+]65º4.30
1.57%
Kenya [+]91º3.98
3.34%
Kyrgyzstan [+]102º3.90
1.70%
Cambodia [+]94º3.93
-0.19%
South Korea [+]26º5.07
1.67%
Kuwait [+]52º4.43
-3.39%
Kazakhstan [+]57º4.35
-3.01%
Laos [+]98º3.91
-2.26%
Lebanon [+]105º3.84
-0.12%
Sri Lanka [+]85º4.08
-3.19%
Liberia [+]134º3.08
-8.49%
Lesotho [+]131º3.20
-13.55%
Lithuania [+]41º4.58
0.70%
Luxembourg [+]19º5.23
0.58%
Latvia [+]54º4.40
-1.15%
Morocco [+]71º4.24
1.80%
Moldova [+]89º3.99
-0.23%
Montenegro [+]77º4.15
-1.23%
Madagascar [+]121º3.40
2.31%
Mali [+]123º3.33
-3.20%
Mongolia [+]101º3.90
2.25%
Mauritania [+]133º3.09
1.82%
Malta [+]37º4.65
5.93%
Mauritius [+]45º4.52
1.97%
Malawi [+]132º3.11
-1.43%
Mexico [+]51º4.44
3.39%
Malaysia [+]23º5.17
-1.06%
Mozambique [+]136º2.89
-12.32%
Namibia [+]90º3.99
0.12%
Nigeria [+]125º3.30
-4.63%
Nicaragua [+]93º3.95
5.23%
Netherlands [+]5.66
2.82%
Norway [+]11º5.40
-0.11%
Nepal [+]88º4.02
4.39%
New Zealand [+]13º5.37
2.20%
Oman [+]62º4.31
1.48%
Panama [+]50º4.44
1.29%
Peru [+]72º4.22
0.23%
Philippines [+]56º4.35
-0.92%
Pakistan [+]115º3.67
6.52%
Poland [+]39º4.59
2.16%
Paraguay [+]112º3.71
3.20%
Qatar [+]25º5.11
-3.68%
Romania [+]68º4.28
-1.02%
Serbia [+]78º4.14
6.49%
Russia [+]38º4.64
4.52%
Rwanda [+]58º4.35
1.33%
Saudi Arabia [+]30º4.83
-4.67%
Seychelles [+]107º3.80
-1.58%
Sweden [+]5.52
1.57%
Singapore [+]5.71
0.59%
Slovenia [+]48º4.48
4.57%
Slovakia [+]59º4.33
2.61%
Sierra Leone [+]130º3.20
4.58%
Senegal [+]106º3.81
2.06%
El Salvador [+]109º3.77
-2.71%
Swaziland [+]122º3.35
-1.55%
Chad [+]135º2.99
0.86%
Thailand [+]32º4.72
1.68%
Tajikistan [+]79º4.14
2.72%
Tunisia [+]95º3.93
0.07%
Turkey [+]53º4.42
1.09%
Trinidad and Tobago [+]83º4.09
3.79%
Taiwan [+]15º5.33
1.01%
Tanzania [+]113º3.71
3.95%
Ukraine [+]81º4.11
1.91%
Uganda [+]114º3.70
1.08%
Uruguay [+]76º4.15
1.50%
Venezuela [+]127º3.23
-2.15%
Vietnam [+]55º4.36
1.37%
Yemen [+]137º2.87
-2.98%
South Africa [+]61º4.32
-1.51%
Zambia [+]118º3.52
-9.01%
Zimbabwe [+]124º3.32
-3.89%
The Global Competitiveness Index assesses the competitiveness landscape of 144 economies, providing insight into the drivers of their productivity and prosperity. Competitiveness is defined as the set of institutions, policies and factors that determine the level of productivity of a country. The different aspects of competitiveness are captured in 12 pillars, which compose the Global Competitiveness Index.
  • Infrastructure
  • Macroeconomic
  • Environment
  • Health and primary education
  • Higher education and training
  • Goods market efficiency
  • Labour market efficiency
  • Financial market development
  • Technological readiness
  • market size
  • Business sophistication
  • Innovation