Competitiveness Rank | Forecast | 2016-2020

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 3.00 Dec/17 3 3 3 3
China 28.00 Dec/17   26 29 30 29
Japan 8.00 Dec/17 8 9 7 5
Germany 5.00 Dec/17 5 4 3 3
United Kingdom 7.00 Dec/17 7 6 6 5
France 21.00 Dec/17 21 20 19 18
India 39.00 Dec/17   55 53 52 51
Italy 44.00 Dec/17 44 43 42 41
Brazil 81.00 Dec/17 81 73 72 71
Canada 15.00 Dec/17 15 13 10 9
South Korea 26.00 Dec/17   25 24 23 21
Australia 22.00 Dec/17   21 22 22 22
Russia 43.00 Dec/17 43 42 40 39
Spain 32.00 Dec/17 32 31 30 29
Mexico 51.00 Dec/17 51 50 49 50
Indonesia 41.00 Dec/17   35 33 32 30
Last 2017 2018 2019 2020
Albania 80.00 Dec/17 80 74 75 81
Algeria 87.00 Dec/17   99 100 96 95
Angola 140.00 Dec/15 140 140 140 140
Argentina 104.00 Dec/17   106 100 100 98
Armenia 79.00 Dec/17   80 89 97 92
Australia 22.00 Dec/17   21 22 22 22
Austria 19.00 Dec/17   21 19 18 18
Azerbaijan 37.00 Dec/17   40 37 37 37
Bahrain 48.00 Dec/17   43 49 45 49
Bangladesh 106.00 Dec/17   105 103 101 100
Barbados 72.00 Dec/17   71 78 81 81
Belgium 17.00 Dec/17   19 18 18 18
Belize 123.00 Dec/12 123 123 123 123
Benin 124.00 Dec/17   121 126 126 126
Bhutan 97.00 Dec/17   103 107 102 105
Bolivia 121.00 Dec/17   118 123 123 123
Bosnia and Herzegovina 107.00 Dec/17   114 105 105 105
Botswana 64.00 Dec/17   70 70 68 72
Brazil 81.00 Dec/17 81 73 72 71
Brunei 58.00 Dec/17   56 69 78 85
Bulgaria 50.00 Dec/17   47 52 49 51
Burkina Faso 135.00 Dec/15   146 149 147 150
Burundi 135.00 Dec/17   136 130 130 131
Cambodia 89.00 Dec/17 89 104 114 107
Cameroon 119.00 Dec/17   115 116 117 118
Canada 15.00 Dec/17 15 13 10 9
Cape Verde 110.00 Dec/17 110 110 119 120
Chad 136.00 Dec/17   142 130 127 125
Chile 33.00 Dec/17   35 33 33 33
China 28.00 Dec/17   26 29 30 29
Colombia 61.00 Dec/17   60 62 62 62
Costa Rica 54.00 Dec/17   53 55 55 55
Croatia 74.00 Dec/17   70 80 78 78
Cyprus 83.00 Dec/17   67 87 90 93
Czech Republic 31.00 Dec/17 31 31 31 31
Denmark 12.00 Dec/17   11 8 6 5
Dominican Republic 92.00 Dec/17   96 92 93 92
East Timor 136.00 Dec/15   141 138 138 133
Ecuador 91.00 Dec/17   78 91 90 90
Egypt 115.00 Dec/17   114 113 113 113
El Salvador 105.00 Dec/17   104 103 104 104
Estonia 30.00 Dec/17   32 29 29 29
Ethiopia 109.00 Dec/17   113 121 126 118
Finland 10.00 Dec/17 10 11 11 11
France 21.00 Dec/17 21 20 19 18
Gabon 108.00 Dec/17 108 105 107 105
Gambia 123.00 Dec/17   125 118 106 98
Georgia 59.00 Dec/17   65 52 50 50
Germany 5.00 Dec/17 5 4 3 3
Ghana 114.00 Dec/17 114 116 113 118
Greece 86.00 Dec/17 86 85 84 83
Guatemala 78.00 Dec/17   77 78 78 78
Guinea 140.00 Dec/16 140 140 140 140
Guyana 121.00 Dec/16   115 113 112 112
Haiti 134.00 Dec/16   136 138 138 139
Honduras 88.00 Dec/17   93 101 97 89
Hong Kong 9.00 Dec/17   8 9 9 9
Hungary 69.00 Dec/17   67 70 68 69
Iceland 27.00 Dec/17   30 26 26 25
India 39.00 Dec/17   55 53 52 51
Indonesia 41.00 Dec/17   35 33 32 30
Iran 76.00 Dec/17 76 92 96 87
Ireland 23.00 Dec/17 23 21 20 19
Israel 24.00 Dec/17   26 22 22 22
Italy 44.00 Dec/17 44 43 42 41
Ivory Coast 99.00 Dec/17   98 96 100 105
Jamaica 75.00 Dec/17   80 74 68 68
Japan 8.00 Dec/17 8 9 7 5
Jordan 63.00 Dec/17 63 60 59 58
Kazakhstan 53.00 Dec/17   48 50 48 47
Kenya 96.00 Dec/17   94.26 105 106 98.11
Kuwait 38.00 Dec/17   36 37 37 37
Kyrgyzstan 108.00 Dec/15   103 117 123 124
Laos 93.00 Dec/17 93 83 93 83
Latvia 49.00 Dec/17   47 51 51 51
Lebanon 101.00 Dec/17 101 115 123 116
Lesotho 120.00 Dec/17   116 119 119 118
Liberia 131.00 Dec/17   126 126 125 125
Libya 126.00 Dec/15   112 108 107 100
Lithuania 35.00 Dec/17   36 35 35 35
Luxembourg 20.00 Dec/17 20 20 18 18
Macedonia 68.00 Dec/17   62 73 72 72
Madagascar 128.00 Dec/17   131 127 127 126
Malawi 134.00 Dec/17   132 123 123 122
Malaysia 25.00 Dec/17 25 24 23 22
Mali 125.00 Dec/17   130 126 121 123
Malta 40.00 Dec/17   48 39 40 39
Mauritania 137.00 Dec/17   141 134 129 127
Mauritius 45.00 Dec/17   47 44 52 54
Mexico 51.00 Dec/17 51 50 49 50
Moldova 100.00 Dec/17   90 90 90 90
Mongolia 102.00 Dec/17   96 110 102 110
Montenegro 82.00 Dec/17   69 75 69 63
Morocco 70.00 Dec/17   71 70 71 71
Mozambique 133.00 Dec/17   115 113 106 98
Myanmar 131.00 Dec/16   135 135 135 135
Namibia 84.00 Dec/17   87 87 88 87
Nepal 98.00 Dec/17 98 97 96 95
Netherlands 4.00 Dec/17   6 5 5 5
New Zealand 13.00 Dec/17   15 13 16 17
Nicaragua 103.00 Dec/17   112 97 99 98
Nigeria 127.00 Dec/17   123 123 125 126
Norway 11.00 Dec/17   10 13 12 12
Oman 66.00 Dec/17   68 65 65 65
Pakistan 122.00 Dec/17 122 118 114 110
Panama 42.00 Dec/17   50 39 39 39
Paraguay 117.00 Dec/17   118 117 118 118
Peru 67.00 Dec/17   71 64 63 63
Philippines 57.00 Dec/17   52 39.7 37.5 37
Poland 36.00 Dec/17 36 35 34 33
Portugal 46.00 Dec/17 46 45 44 43
Puerto Rico 32.00 Dec/15   38 42 39 33
Qatar 18.00 Dec/17   15 19 19 21
Romania 62.00 Dec/17   55 65 65 65
Russia 43.00 Dec/17 43 42 40 39
Rwanda 52.00 Dec/17 52 54 52 51
Saudi Arabia 29.00 Dec/17 29 27 22 21
Senegal 112.00 Dec/17   115 111 113 111
Serbia 90.00 Dec/17   95 90 86 88
Seychelles 97.00 Dec/16   95 95 95 95
Sierra Leone 132.00 Dec/17   138 134 136 137
Singapore 2.00 Dec/17 2 2 1 1
Slovakia 65.00 Dec/17 65 55 46 46
Slovenia 56.00 Dec/17   57 55 54 53
South Africa 47.00 Dec/17   48 47 46 45
South Korea 26.00 Dec/17   25 24 23 21
Spain 32.00 Dec/17 32 31 30 29
Sri Lanka 71.00 Dec/17   69 69 72 68
Suriname 110.00 Dec/15   111 111 111 111
Swaziland 128.00 Dec/16 128 128 128 128
Sweden 6.00 Dec/17   7 6 6 6
Switzerland 1.00 Dec/17 1 1 1 1
Syria 98.00 Dec/12 98 99 99 99
Taiwan 14.00 Dec/17 14 14 15 14
Tajikistan 77.00 Dec/17   75 75 73 72
Tanzania 116.00 Dec/17   119 112 110 108
Thailand 34.00 Dec/17 34 32 28 27
Trinidad and Tobago 94.00 Dec/17   89 89 83 84
Tunisia 95.00 Dec/17   100 102 104 108
Turkey 55.00 Dec/17 55 54 53 52
Uganda 113.00 Dec/17   118 118 119 119
Ukraine 85.00 Dec/17   84 79 80 81
United Arab Emirates 16.00 Dec/17   15 14 13 11
United Kingdom 7.00 Dec/17 7 6 6 5
United States 3.00 Dec/17 3 3 3 3
Uruguay 73.00 Dec/17   68 68 67 71
Venezuela 130.00 Dec/17   133 129 129 129
Vietnam 60.00 Dec/17   65 67 68 70
Yemen 138.00 Dec/17   140 140 140 140
Zambia 118.00 Dec/17   107 123 124 117
Zimbabwe 126.00 Dec/17   123 127 132 133