Country Last Previous
Argentina 57.49 Dec/18
Barbados 4.19 Dec/17
Belize 3.52 Dec/12
Bolivia 51.40 Dec/18
Brazil 59.51 Dec/18
Canada 79.92 Dec/18
Chile 70.26 Dec/18
Colombia 61.63 Dec/18
Costa Rica 62.14 Dec/18
Dominican Republic 57.38 Dec/18
Ecuador 55.85 Dec/18
El Salvador 52.82 Dec/18
Guatemala 53.36 Dec/18
Guyana 3.56 Dec/16
Haiti 36.45 Dec/18
Honduras 52.46 Dec/18
Jamaica 57.88 Dec/18
Mexico 64.60 Dec/18
Nicaragua 51.50 Dec/18
Panama 61.03 Dec/18
Paraguay 53.38 Dec/18
Peru 61.26 Dec/18
Puerto Rico 4.64 Dec/15
Suriname 3.71 Dec/15
Trinidad and Tobago 57.88 Dec/18
United States 85.64 Dec/18
Uruguay 62.69 Dec/18
Venezuela 43.17 Dec/18


The most recent 2018 edition of Global Competitiveness Report assesses 140 economies. The report is made up of 98 variables, from a combination of data from international organizations as well as from the World Economic Forum’s Executive Opinion Survey. The variables are organized into twelve pillars with the most important including: institutions; infrastructure; ICT adoption; macroeconomic stability; health; skills; product market; labour market; financial system; market size; business dynamism; and innovation capability. The GCI varies between 1 and 100, higher average score means higher degree of competitiveness. With the 2018 edition, the World Economic Forum introduced a new methodology, aiming to integrate the notion of the 4th Industrial Revolution into the definition of competitiveness. It emphasizes the role of human capital, innovation, resilience and agility, as not only drivers but also defining features of economic success in the 4th Industrial Revolution.