Competitiveness Rank | Forecast | 2017-2020

This page provides forecasts for Competitiveness Rank including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last 2017 2018 2019 2020
United States 2.00 Dec/18   3 3 3 3
China 27.00 Dec/18   28 28 28 29
Japan 9.00 Dec/18 9 9 8 6
Germany 5.00 Dec/18 5 4 3 3
United Kingdom 8.00 Dec/18   7 6 6 5
France 22.00 Dec/18   21 20 19 18
India 40.00 Dec/18   39 44 52 51
Italy 43.00 Dec/18   44 43 42 41
Brazil 80.00 Dec/18   81 79 78 77
Canada 14.00 Dec/18   15 13 10 9
South Korea 26.00 Dec/18   25 24 23 21
Russia 38.00 Dec/18   43 42 40 39
Spain 34.00 Dec/18   32 31 30 29
Australia 21.00 Dec/18   22 23 23 25
Mexico 51.00 Dec/18 51 50 49 50
Indonesia 36.00 Dec/18   35 33 32 30
Turkey 53.00 Dec/18   55 54 53 52
Last 2017 2018 2019 2020
Albania 75.00 Dec/18   77 77 80 92
Algeria 86.00 Dec/18   90 90 89 90
Angola 140.00 Dec/15 140 140 140 140
Argentina 92.00 Dec/18   103 97 100 98
Armenia 73.00 Dec/18   81 81 72 77
Australia 21.00 Dec/18   22 23 23 25
Austria 18.00 Dec/18   16 16 20 20
Azerbaijan 35.00 Dec/18   39 39 39 40
Bahrain 44.00 Dec/18 44 44 38 43
Bangladesh 99.00 Dec/18   105 103 101 100
Barbados 72.00 Dec/17   68 76 72 67
Belgium 20.00 Dec/18   19 19 19 20
Belize 123.00 Dec/12 123 123 123 123
Benin 120.00 Dec/18   122 122 119 118
Bhutan 82.00 Dec/18   97 97 89 93
Bolivia 121.00 Dec/17   113 116 112 111
Bosnia and Herzegovina 103.00 Dec/18   102 102 92 90
Botswana 63.00 Dec/18   69 69 67 70
Brazil 80.00 Dec/18   81 79 78 77
Brunei 46.00 Dec/18   52 52 44 42
Bulgaria 49.00 Dec/18   52 52 50 51
Burkina Faso 135.00 Dec/15 135 132 125 118
Burundi 129.00 Dec/18 129 129 125 125
Cambodia 94.00 Dec/18   91 91 95 96
Cameroon 116.00 Dec/18   115 115 114 117
Canada 14.00 Dec/18   15 13 10 9
Cape Verde 110.00 Dec/18   111 111 111 112
Chad 135.00 Dec/18   131 131 131 130
Chile 33.00 Dec/18   32 32 33 31
China 27.00 Dec/18   28 28 28 29
Colombia 66.00 Dec/18 66 66 70 69
Congo 126.00 Dec/18   129 129 129 129
Costa Rica 47.00 Dec/18   55 55 46 49
Croatia 74.00 Dec/18   72 72 71 69
Cyprus 64.00 Dec/18   74 74 51 55
Czech Republic 31.00 Dec/18   29 29 34 38
Denmark 12.00 Dec/18   10 10 10 9
Dominican Republic 104.00 Dec/18   97 97 103 102
East Timor 136.00 Dec/15   141 137 138 133
Ecuador 97.00 Dec/18   92 92 96 95
Egypt 100.00 Dec/18   112 112 99 98
El Salvador 109.00 Dec/18   100 100 107 104
Estonia 29.00 Dec/18   28 28 30 33
Ethiopia 108.00 Dec/18   116 116 122 127
Finland 10.00 Dec/18   9 9 8 4
France 22.00 Dec/18   21 20 19 18
Gabon 108.00 Dec/17 108 104 107 105
Gambia 117.00 Dec/18   120 120 115 113
Georgia 67.00 Dec/18   61 61 68 69
Germany 5.00 Dec/18 5 4 3 3
Ghana 111.00 Dec/18   114 116 113 118
Greece 87.00 Dec/18   86 85 84 83
Guatemala 84.00 Dec/18 84 84 86 86
Guinea 119.00 Dec/18   131 131 123 125
Guyana 121.00 Dec/16   110 106 111 114
Haiti 128.00 Dec/18   132 132 129 130
Honduras 96.00 Dec/18   93 93 95 90
Hong Kong 6.00 Dec/18   9 9 8 7
Hungary 60.00 Dec/18   64 64 53 56
Iceland 28.00 Dec/18   25 25 27 25
India 40.00 Dec/18   39 44 52 51
Indonesia 36.00 Dec/18   35 33 32 30
Iran 69.00 Dec/18   70 70 57 68
Ireland 24.00 Dec/18   23 21 20 19
Israel 16.00 Dec/18   20 20 12 15
Italy 43.00 Dec/18   44 43 42 41
Ivory Coast 99.00 Dec/17   98 96 100 106
Jamaica 70.00 Dec/18   73 73 68 67
Japan 9.00 Dec/18 9 9 8 6
Jordan 65.00 Dec/18   60 60 63 61
Kazakhstan 57.00 Dec/18   48 50 48 47
Kenya 91.00 Dec/18   97 97 103 99
Kuwait 52.00 Dec/18   41 41 45 35
Kyrgyzstan 102.00 Dec/18   112 112 101 111
Laos 98.00 Dec/18   88 88 86 91
Latvia 54.00 Dec/18   56 56 63 66
Lebanon 105.00 Dec/18   102 102 93 91
Lesotho 131.00 Dec/18   126 126 133 123
Liberia 134.00 Dec/18   127 127 128 125
Libya 126.00 Dec/15   112 120 107 100
Lithuania 41.00 Dec/18 41 41 46 45
Luxembourg 19.00 Dec/18   21 21 20 20
Macedonia 68.00 Dec/17   64 71 71 72
Madagascar 121.00 Dec/18   124 124 119 118
Malawi 132.00 Dec/18   131 131 130 129
Malaysia 23.00 Dec/18   25 24 23 22
Mali 123.00 Dec/18   122 122 123 123
Malta 37.00 Dec/18   41 41 43 44
Mauritania 133.00 Dec/18   134 134 128 126
Mauritius 45.00 Dec/18   46 46 46 47
Mexico 51.00 Dec/18 51 50 49 50
Moldova 89.00 Dec/18   90 90 78 90
Mongolia 101.00 Dec/18   102 102 99 101
Montenegro 77.00 Dec/18   76 76 70 64
Morocco 71.00 Dec/18   70 70 71 72
Mozambique 136.00 Dec/18   132 132 136 135
Myanmar 131.00 Dec/16   135 135 135 135
Namibia 90.00 Dec/18   85 85 89 85
Nepal 88.00 Dec/18   93 93 96 100
Netherlands 4.00 Dec/18   5 5 5 6
New Zealand 13.00 Dec/18 13 13 15 16
Nicaragua 93.00 Dec/18   96 96 101 112
Nigeria 125.00 Dec/18   123 123 125 126
Norway 11.00 Dec/18   12 12 12 12
Oman 62.00 Dec/18   63 63 60 58
Pakistan 115.00 Dec/18   122 118 114 110
Panama 50.00 Dec/18   46 46 56 52
Paraguay 112.00 Dec/18   117 117 116 119
Peru 72.00 Dec/18   68 68 72 72
Philippines 56.00 Dec/18   63 39.7 37.5 37
Poland 39.00 Dec/18   36 35 34 33
Portugal 42.00 Dec/18   46 45 44 43
Puerto Rico 32.00 Dec/15   33 34 35 35
Qatar 25.00 Dec/18   24 24 26 27
Romania 68.00 Dec/18   65 65 68 68
Russia 38.00 Dec/18   43 42 40 39
Rwanda 58.00 Dec/18   54 54 65 67
Saudi Arabia 30.00 Dec/18   29 27 22 21
Senegal 106.00 Dec/18   110 110 106 106
Serbia 78.00 Dec/18   85 85 84 85
Seychelles 107.00 Dec/18   101 101 105 103
Sierra Leone 130.00 Dec/18   133 133 131 133
Singapore 3.00 Dec/18   2 2 1 1
Slovakia 59.00 Dec/18   64 64 58 58
Slovenia 48.00 Dec/18   54 54 48 48
South Africa 61.00 Dec/18   48 47 46 45
South Korea 26.00 Dec/18   25 24 23 21
Spain 34.00 Dec/18   32 31 30 29
Sri Lanka 85.00 Dec/18   73 73 74 69
Suriname 110.00 Dec/15   111 110 110 110
Swaziland 122.00 Dec/18   126 126 126 127
Sweden 7.00 Dec/18   6 6 5 2
Switzerland 1.00 Dec/18 1 1 1 1
Syria 98.00 Dec/12   94 92 89 89
Taiwan 15.00 Dec/18   14 14 13 13
Tajikistan 79.00 Dec/18   77 77 83 91
Tanzania 113.00 Dec/18   111 111 111 108
Thailand 32.00 Dec/18   34 32 28 27
Trinidad and Tobago 83.00 Dec/18   85 85 78 86
Tunisia 95.00 Dec/18   91 91 90 82
Turkey 53.00 Dec/18   55 54 53 52
Uganda 114.00 Dec/18   116 116 121 125
Ukraine 81.00 Dec/18   78 78 79 78
United Arab Emirates 17.00 Dec/18   15 14 13 11
United Kingdom 8.00 Dec/18   7 6 6 5
United States 2.00 Dec/18   3 3 3 3
Uruguay 76.00 Dec/18   72 72 76 74
Venezuela 127.00 Dec/18   124 124 123 117
Vietnam 55.00 Dec/18   65 67 68 70
Yemen 137.00 Dec/18   139 139 138 139
Zambia 118.00 Dec/18   120 120 121 114
Zimbabwe 124.00 Dec/18 124 124 128 130