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1 THE WORLD COMPETITIVENESS SCOREBOARD (58) VENEZUELA 59 (2) HONG KONG 1 (3) USA 1 (1) SINGAPORE 3 (6) SWEDEN 4 (4) SWITZERLAND 5 (8) TAIWAN 6 (7) CANADA 7 (15) QATAR 8 (5) AUSTRALIA 9 (16) GERMANY 10 (11) LUXEMBOURG 11 (13) DENMARK 12 (9) NORWAY 13 (12) NETHERLANDS 14 (19) FINLAND 15 (10) MALAYSIA 16 (17) ISRAEL 17 (14) AUSTRIA 18 (18) CHINA MAINLAND 19 (22) UNITED KINGDOM 20 (20) NEW ZEALAND 21 (23) KOREA 22 (25) BELGIUM 23 (21) IRELAND 24 (28) CHILE 25 (27) JAPAN 26 (26) THAILAND 27 UAE 28 (24) FRANCE 29 (29) CZECH REPUBLIC 30 (30) ICELAND 31 (31) INDIA 32 (34) ESTONIA 33 (32) POLAND 34 (36) SPAIN 35 (33) KAZAKHSTAN 36 (35) INDONESIA 37 (47) MEXICO 38 (48) TURKEY 39 (37) PORTUGAL 40 (39) PHILIPPINES 41 (40) ITALY 42 (41) PERU 43 (38) BRAZIL 44 (43) LITHUANIA 45 (45) COLOMBIA 46 (42) HUNGARY 47 (49) SLOVAK REPUBLIC 48 (51) RUSSIA 49 (54) ROMANIA 50 (52) SLOVENIA 51 (44) SOUTH AFRICA 52 (50) JORDAN 53 (55) ARGENTINA 54 (53) BULGARIA 55 (46) GREECE 56 (57) UKRAINE 57 (56) CROATIA 58 The World Competitiveness Scoreboard presents the 2011 overall rankings for the 59 economies covered by the WCY. The economies are ranked from the most to the least competitive and the results from the previous year s scoreboard (2010) are shown in brackets. The Scores shown to the left are actually indices (0 to 100) generated for the unique purpose of constructing charts and graphics. 19

2 I N F R A S T R U C T U R E Extent to which basic, technological, scientific and human resources meet the needs of business (29) PORTUGAL (28) SPAIN (25) MALAYSIA (31) CHINA MAINLAND (26) CZECH REPUBLIC (32) ITALY (34) SLOVENIA (33) GREECE (27) ESTONIA (36) POLAND (35) HUNGARY (30) LITHUANIA (37) QATAR (38) RUSSIA UAE (44) CHILE (40) SLOVAK REPUBLIC (43) ROMANIA (42) CROATIA (45) TURKEY (47) ARGENTINA (39) KAZAKHSTAN (46) THAILAND (41) UKRAINE (50) MEXICO (54) INDIA (49) BRAZIL (52) JORDAN (48) BULGARIA (53) COLOMBIA (55) INDONESIA (51) SOUTH AFRICA (56) PHILIPPINES (57) PERU (58) VENEZUELA 59 (2) SWEDEN 2 (5) DENMARK 3 (3) SWITZERLAND 4 (4) CANADA 5 (6) FINLAND 6 (8) GERMANY 7 (7) NORWAY 8 (9) ICELAND 9 (11) SINGAPORE 10 (13) JAPAN 11 (12) NETHERLANDS 12 (10) AUSTRIA 13 (18) AUSTRALIA 14 (16) ISRAEL 15 (17) TAIWAN 16 (15) UNITED KINGDOM 17 (14) FRANCE 18 (19) BELGIUM 19 (20) KOREA 20 (23) HONG KONG 21 (21) LUXEMBOURG 22 (22) NEW ZEALAND 23 (24) IRELAND 24 (1) USA 1 55

3 GOVERNMENT EFFICIENCY Extent to which government policies are conducive to competitiveness (1) HONG KONG (2) SINGAPORE (3) SWITZERLAND UAE (13) SWEDEN (8) QATAR (4) AUSTRALIA (5) NEW ZEALAND (10) CANADA (6) TAIWAN (7) NORWAY (14) CHILE (11) DENMARK (15) FINLAND (12) LUXEMBOURG (16) ISRAEL (9) MALAYSIA (17) NETHERLANDS (22) USA (24) ESTONIA (20) KAZAKHSTAN (26) KOREA (18) THAILAND (28) GERMANY (23) INDONESIA (29) UNITED KINGDOM (27) AUSTRIA (33) CZECH REPUBLIC (30) INDIA (19) IRELAND (39) JORDAN (21) SOUTH AFRICA (25) CHINA MAINLAND (47) TURKEY (36) POLAND (35) PERU (31) PHILIPPINES (45) SPAIN (43) BELGIUM (48) ICELAND (32) BULGARIA (41) SLOVAK REPUBLIC (46) MEXICO (42) FRANCE (38) COLOMBIA (40) RUSSIA (34) LITHUANIA (44) PORTUGAL (50) ROMANIA (37) JAPAN (49) ITALY (51) HUNGARY (53) SLOVENIA (55) CROATIA (52) BRAZIL (54) GREECE (57) ARGENTINA (56) UKRAINE (58) VENEZUELA 59 53

4 ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE Macro-economic evaluation of the domestic economy VENEZUELA 59 (9) GERMANY 6 (8) MALAYSIA 7 (16) TAIWAN 8 (11) LUXEMBOURG 9 (6) THAILAND 10 (15) SWEDEN 11 (12) CANADA 12 (7) AUSTRALIA 13 (23) UNITED KINGDOM 14 (10) SWITZERLAND 15 (25) MEXICO 16 (26) CHILE 17 (20) INDIA 18 (14) NETHERLANDS 19 (28) PERU 20 UAE 21 (17) FRANCE 22 (13) BELGIUM 23 (18) AUSTRIA 24 (21) KOREA 25 (19) NORWAY 26 (39) JAPAN 27 (22) IRELAND 28 (34) PHILIPPINES 29 (37) BRAZIL 30 (24) POLAND 31 (27) INDONESIA 32 (31) NEW ZEALAND 33 (29) CZECH REPUBLIC 34 (43) KAZAKHSTAN 35 (36) ISRAEL 36 (44) FINLAND 37 (33) ITALY 38 (32) ARGENTINA 39 (30) DENMARK 40 (35) COLOMBIA 41 (49) RUSSIA 42 (42) SLOVENIA 43 (40) HUNGARY 44 (55) UKRAINE 45 (50) TURKEY 46 (41) SPAIN 47 (46) BULGARIA 48 (47) ROMANIA 49 (38) PORTUGAL 50 (52) ESTONIA 51 (51) ICELAND 52 (57) LITHUANIA 53 (56) SOUTH AFRICA 54 (45) JORDAN 55 (53) CROATIA 56 (54) SLOVAK REPUBLIC 57 (48) GREECE 58 (3) CHINA MAINLAND 3 (4) HONG KONG 4 (5) SINGAPORE 5 (2) QATAR 2 (1) USA 1 52

5 BUSINESS EFFICIENCY Extent to which enterprises are performing in an innovative, profitable and responsible manner (2) HONG KONG (1) SINGAPORE (3) TAIWAN (9) SWEDEN (19) QATAR (11) DENMARK (5) AUSTRALIA (10) CANADA (6) LUXEMBOURG (13) USA (7) SWITZERLAND (8) NORWAY (15) NETHERLANDS (4) MALAYSIA (16) FINLAND (25) GERMANY (14) ISRAEL (18) IRELAND (20) THAILAND (12) AUSTRIA (21) CHILE (17) INDIA (30) BELGIUM (22) NEW ZEALAND (28) CHINA MAINLAND (27) KOREA (23) JAPAN (26) UNITED KINGDOM (24) BRAZIL (37) TURKEY (32) PHILIPPINES (36) ESTONIA (34) INDONESIA (33) ICELAND (40) CZECH REPUBLIC (29) KAZAKHSTAN (39) COLOMBIA (44) SPAIN (42) PERU (31) SOUTH AFRICA (38) POLAND (43) SLOVAK REPUBLIC (51) MEXICO (50) PORTUGAL (41) LITHUANIA UAE (35) FRANCE (48) ITALY (49) ROMANIA (47) HUNGARY (52) ARGENTINA (46) JORDAN (45) GREECE (53) RUSSIA (54) UKRAINE (57) SLOVENIA (56) BULGARIA (55) VENEZUELA (58) CROATIA 59 54

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