Availability of latest technologies

scale 1-7, 2007–2016

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    2007 Ranking
    1. Sweden 6.55
    2. Finland 6.54
    3. Iceland 6.43
    4. Denmark 6.35
    5. Israel 6.35
    6. United States 6.32
    7. Switzerland 6.26
    8. Germany 6.26
    9. Norway 6.23
    10. Japan 6.23
    11. United Kingdom 6.08
    12. Singapore 6.06
    13. Canada 6.02
    14. Netherlands 5.87
    15. France 5.83
    16. United Arab Emirates 5.82
    17. Austria 5.78
    18. Belgium 5.70
    19. Australia 5.70
    20. South Korea 5.67
    21. Malaysia 5.61
    22. Hong Kong 5.59
    23. Puerto Rico 5.44
    24. Estonia 5.42
    25. Bahrain 5.26
    26. Malta 5.26
    27. Qatar 5.23
    28. New Zealand 5.21
    29. Senegal 5.16
    30. India 5.16
    31. Tunisia 5.15
    32. Ireland 5.13
    33. Chile 5.11
    34. Portugal 5.10
    35. Barbados 5.09
    36. Jordan 5.06
    37. Spain 5.03
    38. Luxembourg 4.97
    39. South Africa 4.95
    40. Thailand 4.94
    41. Jamaica 4.92
    42. Kuwait 4.88
    43. Czech Republic 4.86
    44. Saudi Arabia 4.83
    45. Oman 4.76
    46. Turkey 4.74
    47. Panama 4.72
    48. Cyprus 4.70
    49. Slovenia 4.67
    50. Indonesia 4.66
    51. Slovakia 4.63
    52. Mauritius 4.54
    53. Italy 4.51
    54. Hungary 4.47
    55. Lithuania 4.33
    56. Philippines 4.32
    57. Latvia 4.31
    58. Brazil 4.31
    59. Syria 4.30
    60. Guatemala 4.30
    61. Dominican Republic 4.28
    62. Morocco 4.28
    63. Egypt 4.26
    64. Uruguay 4.24
    65. Greece 4.22
    66. Sri Lanka 4.21
    67. Botswana 4.16
    68. Trinidad and Tobago 4.16
    69. Azerbaijan 4.11
    70. Costa Rica 4.09
    71. Mexico 4.05
    72. Namibia 4.04
    73. El Salvador 4.03
    74. Croatia 4.03
    75. Venezuela 4.00
    76. Pakistan 3.93
    77. China 3.93
    78. Poland 3.92
    79. Montenegro 3.85
    80. Gambia 3.84
    81. Peru 3.82
    82. Vietnam 3.81
    83. Libya 3.76
    84. Tanzania 3.75
    85. Argentina 3.75
    86. Colombia 3.72
    87. Kenya 3.70
    88. Kazakhstan 3.64
    89. Madagascar 3.62
    90. Bulgaria 3.62
    91. Romania 3.60
    92. Mali 3.55
    93. Mauritania 3.50
    94. Honduras 3.47
    95. Ukraine 3.45
    96. Serbia 3.42
    97. Russia 3.39
    98. Georgia 3.38
    99. Nigeria 3.33
    100. Albania 3.30
    101. Uganda 3.29
    102. Cambodia 3.22
    103. Mongolia 3.22
    104. Benin 3.21
    105. Mozambique 3.21
    106. Cameroon 3.20
    107. Algeria 3.18
    108. Burkina Faso 3.17
    109. Zambia 3.16
    110. Bangladesh 3.15
    111. Armenia 3.10
    112. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 3.10
    113. Ecuador 3.08
    114. Zimbabwe 3.06
    115. Nepal 3.06
    116. Nicaragua 3.05
    117. Guyana 3.00
    118. Lesotho 2.91
    119. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.88
    120. Tajikistan 2.85
    121. Bolivia 2.81
    122. Paraguay 2.72
    123. Ethiopia 2.67
    124. Kyrgyzstan 2.62
    125. Timor Leste 2.45
    126. Chad 2.28
    127. Burundi 2.27
    2016 Ranking
    1. Finland 6.61
    2. Sweden 6.58
    3. United States 6.54
    4. Norway 6.52
    5. Switzerland 6.44
    6. Israel 6.44
    7. United Kingdom 6.42
    8. Iceland 6.36
    9. Netherlands 6.32
    10. Belgium 6.26
    11. United Arab Emirates 6.25
    12. Japan 6.23
    13. Luxembourg 6.19
    14. Singapore 6.15
    15. Canada 6.14
    16. Germany 6.14
    17. France 6.10
    18. Austria 6.06
    19. Hong Kong 6.01
    20. Denmark 6.00
    21. Qatar 5.99
    22. Portugal 5.97
    23. New Zealand 5.94
    24. Ireland 5.91
    25. Estonia 5.75
    26. Australia 5.74
    27. Czech Republic 5.73
    28. Lithuania 5.69
    29. South Korea 5.64
    30. Panama 5.62
    31. Chile 5.60
    32. Slovenia 5.58
    33. Malaysia 5.57
    34. Malta 5.57
    35. Bahrain 5.56
    36. Barbados 5.52
    37. Hungary 5.52
    38. Latvia 5.51
    39. Spain 5.51
    40. Slovakia 5.48
    41. Saudi Arabia 5.43
    42. Jordan 5.43
    43. South Africa 5.39
    44. Jamaica 5.30
    45. Guatemala 5.21
    46. Kenya 5.18
    47. Italy 5.15
    48. Rwanda 5.12
    49. Morocco 5.04
    50. Namibia 5.03
    51. Mexico 5.01
    52. Azerbaijan 5.00
    53. Uruguay 5.00
    54. Kuwait 4.99
    55. Trinidad and Tobago 4.94
    56. Mauritius 4.94
    57. Greece 4.93
    58. Ivory Coast 4.92
    59. Costa Rica 4.92
    60. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 4.92
    61. Turkey 4.91
    62. Bulgaria 4.91
    63. Dominican Republic 4.90
    64. Croatia 4.88
    65. Oman 4.86
    66. Cyprus 4.83
    67. Poland 4.81
    68. Senegal 4.77
    69. Thailand 4.76
    70. Romania 4.75
    71. Sri Lanka 4.75
    72. Indonesia 4.67
    73. Honduras 4.58
    74. Armenia 4.57
    75. Tunisia 4.57
    76. Philippines 4.54
    77. India 4.52
    78. Cape Verde 4.52
    79. Brunei 4.51
    80. China 4.49
    81. Colombia 4.43
    82. Russia 4.42
    83. Botswana 4.42
    84. Brazil 4.41
    85. Ecuador 4.40
    86. Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.39
    87. Montenegro 4.39
    88. Tajikistan 4.33
    89. Kazakhstan 4.33
    90. Lebanon 4.32
    91. El Salvador 4.31
    92. Ukraine 4.31
    93. Peru 4.31
    94. Moldova 4.30
    95. Mongolia 4.29
    96. Nigeria 4.29
    97. Gambia 4.25
    98. Pakistan 4.23
    99. Cambodia 4.21
    100. Bhutan 4.14
    101. Zambia 4.14
    102. Serbia 4.14
    103. Albania 4.11
    104. Uganda 4.07
    105. Vietnam 4.07
    106. Iran 4.05
    107. Zimbabwe 4.04
    108. Mali 4.04
    109. Nicaragua 4.00
    110. Georgia 3.99
    111. Bangladesh 3.99
    112. Gabon 3.98
    113. Argentina 3.92
    114. Ghana 3.92
    115. Bolivia 3.89
    116. Egypt 3.88
    117. Paraguay 3.87
    118. Laos 3.79
    119. Cameroon 3.76
    120. Madagascar 3.76
    121. Tanzania 3.73
    122. Ethiopia 3.72
    123. Mozambique 3.72
    124. Algeria 3.69
    125. Benin 3.58
    126. Nepal 3.54
    127. Kyrgyzstan 3.44
    128. Lesotho 3.38
    129. Congo (Kinshasa) 3.37
    130. Malawi 3.33
    131. Mauritania 3.28
    132. Venezuela 3.16
    133. Liberia 3.04
    134. Sierra Leone 2.98
    135. Yemen 2.89
    136. Burundi 2.87
    137. Chad 2.72

    Technology is understood as a broad concept covering not only products such as machinery, equipment, and material, but also processes and organization methods, all linked by the common factor of enhancing efficiency in production. In addition, technology adoption contributes to a conducive innovation ecosystem. The extent of the latest technologies available is measured from 1, not at all, to 7, a great extent.

    Source: World Economic Forum