Country Last Previous
Mauritius 49.00 Dec/18
South Africa 67.00 Dec/18
Seychelles 74.00 Dec/18
Morocco 75.00 Dec/18
Tunisia 87.00 Dec/18
Botswana 90.00 Dec/18
Algeria 92.00 Dec/18
Kenya 93.00 Dec/18
Egypt 94.00 Dec/18
Namibia 100.00 Dec/18
Ghana 106.00 Dec/18
Gabon 108.00 Dec/17
Rwanda 108.00 Dec/18
Cape Verde 111.00 Dec/18
Senegal 113.00 Dec/18
Ivory Coast 114.00 Dec/18
Nigeria 115.00 Dec/18
Tanzania 116.00 Dec/18
Uganda 117.00 Dec/18
Zambia 118.00 Dec/18
Gambia 119.00 Dec/18
Cameroon 121.00 Dec/18
Madagascar 121.00 Dec/18
Ethiopia 122.00 Dec/18
Swaziland 122.00 Dec/18
Benin 123.00 Dec/18
Burkina Faso 124.00 Dec/18
Mali 125.00 Dec/18
Guinea 126.00 Dec/18
Libya 126.00 Dec/15
Zimbabwe 128.00 Dec/18
Malawi 129.00 Dec/18
Lesotho 130.00 Dec/18
Mauritania 131.00 Dec/18
Liberia 132.00 Dec/18
Mozambique 133.00 Dec/18
Sierra Leone 134.00 Dec/18
Congo 135.00 Dec/18
Burundi 136.00 Dec/18
Angola 137.00 Dec/18
Chad 140.00 Dec/18


The most recent 2018 edition of Global Competitiveness Report assesses 140 economies. In 2018, the World Economic Forum introduced a new methodology emphasizing 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. As a result, the GCI scale changed to 1 to 100 from 1 to 7, with higher average score meaning higher degree of competitiveness. The report is made up of 98 variables 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.