Country Last Previous
Armenia 61.28 Dec/19
Azerbaijan 62.72 Dec/19
Bahrain 65.38 Dec/19
Bangladesh 52.12 Dec/19
Bhutan 4.10 Dec/18
Brunei 62.76 Dec/19
Cambodia 52.08 Dec/19
China 73.90 Dec/19
Georgia 60.61 Dec/19
Hong Kong 83.14 Dec/19
India 61.36 Dec/19
Indonesia 64.63 Dec/19
Iran 52.97 Dec/19
Israel 76.74 Dec/19
Japan 82.27 Dec/19
Jordan 60.94 Dec/19
Kazakhstan 62.94 Dec/19
Kuwait 65.10 Dec/19
Kyrgyzstan 54.00 Dec/19
Laos 50.10 Dec/19
Lebanon 56.29 Dec/19
Malaysia 74.60 Dec/19
Mongolia 52.61 Dec/19
Nepal 51.57 Dec/19
Oman 63.61 Dec/19
Pakistan 51.36 Dec/19
Philippines 61.87 Dec/19
Qatar 72.87 Dec/19
Saudi Arabia 70.03 Dec/19
Singapore 84.78 Dec/19
South Korea 79.62 Dec/19
Sri Lanka 57.11 Dec/19
Taiwan 80.24 Dec/19
Tajikistan 52.40 Dec/19
Thailand 68.11 Dec/19
United Arab Emirates 75.01 Dec/19
Vietnam 61.54 Dec/19
Yemen 35.50 Dec/19


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.