Global Terrorism Index (GTI)

The GTI measures the impact of terrorism in 162 countries. To account for the lasting effects of terrorism, each country is given a score that represents a five year weighted average. Now in its third year, the Global Terrorism Index provides a detailed analysis of the changing trends in terrorism … More …

Global Peace Index

The world’s leading measure of national peacefulness, the GPI measures peace according to 23 qualitative and quantitative indicators. These indicators are… Perceptions of criminality Security officers & police Homicide Incarceration Access to weapons Intensity of internal conflict Violent demonstrations Violent crime Political instability Political terror Weapons imports Terrorism impact Deaths … More …

Patent Counts

This report displays the number of U.S. patents distributed by U.S. state/territory and foreign country of origin and by calendar year of grant. The origin of a patent is determined by the residence of the first-named inventor. This report counts documents of the following type(s): utility patents (i.e., “patents for … More …

Global Manufacturing Cost-Competitiveness Index

The BCG Global Manufacturing Cost-Competitiveness Index measures changes in direct manufacturing costs from 2004 to 2014 among the world’s top 25 exporting economies. The index develops competitiveness scores based on manufacturing wages, productivity, energy costs, and currency exchange rates compared with the U.S. dollar. Organisation: BCG Perspectives Most recent version: … More …

Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index

Read about the winners and losers in the 2016 Global Manufacturing Competitiveness Index conducted by Deloitte and the Council on Competitiveness. The rankings reveal a shift among the world’s traditional manufacturing powerhouses due to the Asia Pacific region’s rising influence and declining strength in European and BRIC countries.   Organisation: … More …

Global Innovation Index (GII)

The Global Innovation Index (GII) aims to capture the multi-dimensional facets of innovation and provide the tools that can assist in tailoring policies to promote long-term output growth, improved productivity, and job growth. The GII helps to create an environment in which innovation factors are continually evaluated. In 2016, the … More …

Global Hunger Index (GHI)

The Global Hunger Index (GHI) is designed to comprehensively measure and track hunger globally and by country and region. Calculated each year by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the GHI highlights successes and failures in hunger reduction and provides insights into the drivers of hunger. By raising awareness … More …

Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report

The Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2014 assesses regions and 124 countries according to economic growth, environmental sustainability and energy security performance, analysing the complex trade-offs and dependencies that affect country efforts. Fundamental transitions across global energy systems are underway, characterized by unprecedented complexity – technology advances and discoveries … More …

Global Enabling Trade Report

The Enabling Trade index provides a reminder of the fundamental attributes that govern a nation’s ability to benefit from trade. Since its introduction in 2008 it has become a widely used reference, forming part of the toolbox of many countries in their efforts to benefit from trade and helping companies … More …

Country Profiles – The Learning Curve

The Learning Curve is a global project to help influence education policy and practices, at local, regional and national levels. Country profiles for individual countries are provided that include information on education input and output indicators and socio economic indicators. The country infographic profiles section provides a unique graphical overview for … More …