Country Last
Armenia 59.86 Dec/18
Azerbaijan 60.04 Dec/18
Bahrain 63.63 Dec/18
Bangladesh 52.08 Dec/18
Bhutan 4.10 Dec/18
Brunei 61.43 Dec/18
Cambodia 50.19 Dec/18
China 72.61 Dec/18
East Timor 3.17 Dec/15
Georgia 60.88 Dec/18
Hong Kong 82.25 Dec/18
India 62.02 Dec/18
Indonesia 64.94 Dec/18
Iran 54.85 Dec/18
Israel 76.63 Dec/18
Japan 82.47 Dec/18
Jordan 59.29 Dec/18
Kazakhstan 61.80 Dec/18
Kuwait 62.14 Dec/18
Kyrgyzstan 53.02 Dec/18
Laos 49.27 Dec/18
Lebanon 57.72 Dec/18
Malaysia 74.38 Dec/18
Mongolia 52.74 Dec/18
Myanmar 3.32 Dec/16
Nepal 50.79 Dec/18
Oman 64.40 Dec/18
Pakistan 51.08 Dec/18
Philippines 62.13 Dec/18
Qatar 71.02 Dec/18
Saudi Arabia 67.50 Dec/18
Singapore 83.48 Dec/18
South Korea 78.84 Dec/18
Sri Lanka 56.00 Dec/18
Syria 3.85 Dec/12
Taiwan 79.25 Dec/18
Tajikistan 52.18 Dec/18
Thailand 67.53 Dec/18
United Arab Emirates 73.37 Dec/18
Vietnam 58.05 Dec/18
Yemen 36.40 Dec/18


Competitiveness Index | Asia

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.