The United Arab Emirates scored 73.37 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum. Competitiveness Index in the United Arab Emirates averaged 16.23 Points from 2007 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 73.37 Points in 2018 and a record low of 4.49 Points in 2008.

United Arab Emirates Competitiveness Index
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United Arab Emirates Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Manufacturing PMI 55.10 57.70 61.20 51.70 [+]
Changes in Inventories 60170.53 81229.05 98011.42 7139.72 AED Million [+]
Internet Speed 8570.97 10684.69 10684.69 809.16 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 1353580.00 1312871.00 1511164.00 101024.00 IP [+]
Crude Oil Rigs 58.00 56.00 58.00 4.00 [+]
Corruption Index 70.00 71.00 71.00 52.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 23.00 21.00 37.00 21.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 73.37 72.30 73.37 4.49 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 27.00 27.00 37.00 12.00 [+]
Ease of Doing Business 11.00 21.00 47.00 11.00 [+]

United Arab Emirates Competitiveness Index

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. This page provides the latest reported value for - United Arab Emirates Competitiveness Index - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. United Arab Emirates Competitiveness Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
73.37 72.30 73.37 4.49 2007 - 2018 Points Yearly

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