Economic Complexity Rankings

The complexity of an economy is related to the multiplicity of useful knowledge embedded in it. Because individuals are limited in what they know, the only way societies can expand their knowledge base is by facilitating the interaction of individuals in increasingly complex networks in order to make products. We … More …

Doing Business Index

The Doing Business project provides objective measures of business regulations for local firms in 189 economies and selected cities at the subnational level.Measuring business regulations. Economy data is provided for the following countries: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, The Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, … More …

Digital Opportunity Index (DOI)

The Digital Opportunity Index is an e-index based on internationally-agreed ICT indicators. This makes it a valuable tool for benchmarking the most important indicators for measuring the Information Society. The DOI is a standard tool that governments, operators, development agencies, researchers and others can use to measure the digital divide … More …

Digital Access Index

In 2003, the Market Information and Statistics Unit launched the Digital Access Index (DAI), a new index, which measures the overall ability of individuals in a country to access and use new ICTs. The DAI is built around four fundamental vectors that impact a country’s ability to access ICTs: infrastructure, … More …

Corruption Perceptions Index

The 2013 corruption perceptions index measures the perceived levels of public sector corruption in 177 countries and territories. Organisation: Transparency International Most recent version: 2013 For the latest available report, click here. … More …

Competitiveness of Cities

The World Economic Forum has been studying competitiveness for over 30 years by focusing on the assessment of the productive potential of countries in The Global Competitiveness Report series. To complement this strand of work, the Forum created the Global Agenda Council on Competitiveness as part of the Network of … More …

Bloomberg Innovation Quotient

What drives innovation at the national level? Not one factor, but many. To create the Bloomberg Innovation Quotient, we scored countries on seven variables for each of 10 years. Countries were included only if there were sufficient data for at least five of the seven factors. We then averaged the … More …

Better Life Index

There is more to life than the cold numbers of GDP and economic statistics – This Index allows you to compare well-being across countries, based on 11 topics the OECD has identified as essential, in the areas of material living conditions and quality of life. Organisation: OECD Most recent version: 2016 … More …

BCG e-Intensity Index

The rich are getting richer, but the not-as-rich are slowly catching up. Those are the two key messages of the 2015 BCG e-Intensity Index, a tool that measures the maturity of 85 Internet economies. The index includes all 28 members of the EU, most of Latin America and Asia, and … More …

Accenture Globalization Index

The Accenture Globalization Index analyzes Planet Retail data from nearly 500 of the largest global grocery and non-grocery retailers and examines their entry into new markets. The trends highlighted in this edition of the index are highly topical and showcase how interconnected the world’s retail markets are becoming. Organisation: Accenture … More …