United Kingdom Competitiveness Rank  2007-2017 | Data | Chart | Calendar

The United Kingdom is the 8 most competitive nation in the world out of 137 countries ranked in the 2017-2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum. Competitiveness Rank in the United Kingdom averaged 9.17 from 2007 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 13 in 2010 and a record low of 2 in 2007.

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United Kingdom Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Business Confidence -11.00 5.00 55.00 -75.00 [+]
Manufacturing PMI 56.30 56.00 61.50 34.40 [+]
Services PMI 55.60 53.60 62.50 40.10 Index Points [+]
Industrial Production 2.50 1.80 22.60 -11.90 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 0.70 0.30 9.80 -7.90 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production 2.70 2.80 19.60 -16.90 percent [+]
Capacity Utilization 84.70 82.60 85.20 38.00 percent [+]
Factory Orders -2.00 7.00 21.00 -79.00 Net Balance [+]
New Orders 11781.00 12866.00 25109.00 9381.00 GBP Million [+]
Changes in Inventories -2110.00 -642.00 11457.00 -11256.00 GBP Million [+]
Bankruptcies 4152.00 4547.00 6509.00 924.00 Companies [+]
Corporate Profits 107327.00 108645.00 108645.00 1024.00 GBP Million [+]
Zew Economic Sentiment Index -55.90 -55.10 61.00 -77.20 [+]
Car Production 153224.00 103232.00 185157.00 43773.00 Units [+]
Car Registrations 158192.00 426170.00 562337.00 33051.00 Cars [+]
Small Business Sentiment -4.00 0.00 40.00 -69.00 [+]
Internet Speed 16920.86 16337.23 16920.86 3085.89 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 27493519.00 26782989.00 27493519.00 13305856.00 IP [+]
Private Investment 0.50 0.80 64.50 -33.80 percent [+]
Mining Production 1.30 -4.40 852.60 -90.50 percent [+]
Steel Production 640.00 549.00 2848.00 131.00 Thousand Tonnes [+]
Corruption Index 81.00 81.00 87.00 74.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 10.00 10.00 20.00 10.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 5.51 5.49 5.56 5.18 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 8.00 7.00 13.00 2.00 [+]
Composite Pmi 55.80 54.10 61.80 47.40 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 7.00 7.00 11.00 5.00 [+]
Electricity Production 23079.00 23079.00 38520.00 16152.00 Gigawatt-hour [+]


United Kingdom Competitiveness Rank

The most recent 2017-2018 edition of Global Competitiveness Report assesses 137 economies and indicates their position relative to the other countries and territories in the index. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Kingdom Competitiveness Rank - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Kingdom Competitiveness Rank - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on November of 2017.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
8.00 7.00 13.00 2.00 2007 - 2018 Yearly




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United Kingdom 8.00 Dec/18
Japan 9.00 Dec/18
Canada 14.00 Dec/18
Australia 21.00 Dec/18
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