Government procurement of advanced tech products

scale 1-7, 2007–2016

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    2007 Ranking
    1. Singapore 5.53
    2. South Korea 5.29
    3. Malaysia 5.10
    4. Tunisia 5.03
    5. United States 4.94
    6. Sweden 4.87
    7. Israel 4.80
    8. Luxembourg 4.65
    9. Germany 4.64
    10. Finland 4.64
    11. Switzerland 4.60
    12. Denmark 4.56
    13. France 4.53
    14. Hong Kong 4.51
    15. Japan 4.50
    16. United Arab Emirates 4.49
    17. Qatar 4.48
    18. Netherlands 4.42
    19. Norway 4.36
    20. Austria 4.31
    21. China 4.26
    22. Estonia 4.25
    23. Thailand 4.17
    24. Ireland 4.17
    25. United Kingdom 4.16
    26. Australia 4.15
    27. Canada 4.15
    28. Mali 4.13
    29. Portugal 4.12
    30. Saudi Arabia 4.12
    31. Bahrain 4.08
    32. Iceland 4.05
    33. Mauritania 4.03
    34. Vietnam 3.99
    35. Oman 3.98
    36. Azerbaijan 3.92
    37. Jordan 3.91
    38. Chile 3.88
    39. Malta 3.87
    40. Nigeria 3.86
    41. Morocco 3.85
    42. Senegal 3.85
    43. Burkina Faso 3.85
    44. Czech Republic 3.83
    45. Benin 3.82
    46. Cambodia 3.81
    47. Pakistan 3.81
    48. Belgium 3.80
    49. New Zealand 3.79
    50. South Africa 3.79
    51. Madagascar 3.77
    52. Sri Lanka 3.77
    53. Kenya 3.77
    54. Spain 3.75
    55. Tanzania 3.75
    56. Egypt 3.74
    57. Gambia 3.73
    58. Puerto Rico 3.72
    59. Costa Rica 3.71
    60. Kazakhstan 3.69
    61. Lithuania 3.67
    62. Mauritius 3.65
    63. Barbados 3.65
    64. Indonesia 3.65
    65. Brazil 3.63
    66. Colombia 3.62
    67. Algeria 3.61
    68. Jamaica 3.61
    69. India 3.61
    70. Tajikistan 3.59
    71. Turkey 3.59
    72. Uganda 3.58
    73. Ukraine 3.57
    74. Slovenia 3.56
    75. Botswana 3.55
    76. Cyprus 3.54
    77. Panama 3.53
    78. Croatia 3.50
    79. Kuwait 3.49
    80. Romania 3.48
    81. Russia 3.43
    82. Bulgaria 3.43
    83. Guatemala 3.42
    84. Hungary 3.42
    85. Slovakia 3.40
    86. Honduras 3.38
    87. Poland 3.38
    88. El Salvador 3.37
    89. Uruguay 3.35
    90. Dominican Republic 3.31
    91. Mexico 3.31
    92. Syria 3.30
    93. Latvia 3.30
    94. Italy 3.27
    95. Ethiopia 3.26
    96. Greece 3.25
    97. Trinidad and Tobago 3.25
    98. Philippines 3.21
    99. Mozambique 3.18
    100. Cameroon 3.17
    101. Namibia 3.16
    102. Serbia 3.15
    103. Venezuela 3.14
    104. Mongolia 3.10
    105. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 3.05
    106. Georgia 3.04
    107. Chad 3.04
    108. Guyana 3.03
    109. Armenia 3.03
    110. Nicaragua 3.02
    111. Argentina 3.01
    112. Peru 2.93
    113. Lesotho 2.92
    114. Montenegro 2.92
    115. Libya 2.85
    116. Burundi 2.83
    117. Bangladesh 2.79
    118. Ecuador 2.78
    119. Nepal 2.68
    120. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.67
    121. Zambia 2.67
    122. Timor Leste 2.59
    123. Zimbabwe 2.56
    124. Kyrgyzstan 2.56
    125. Paraguay 2.43
    126. Bolivia 2.41
    127. Albania 2.40
    2016 Ranking
    1. United Arab Emirates 5.55
    2. Qatar 5.26
    3. Malaysia 5.00
    4. Singapore 4.90
    5. Luxembourg 4.60
    6. Germany 4.50
    7. India 4.46
    8. Rwanda 4.45
    9. Israel 4.44
    10. China 4.43
    11. United States 4.37
    12. Indonesia 4.33
    13. Saudi Arabia 4.26
    14. Azerbaijan 4.17
    15. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 4.11
    16. Japan 4.02
    17. Norway 4.02
    18. Bahrain 4.00
    19. Kenya 3.97
    20. Tajikistan 3.89
    21. Netherlands 3.87
    22. Albania 3.86
    23. Sweden 3.85
    24. France 3.80
    25. Finland 3.79
    26. Vietnam 3.79
    27. Switzerland 3.79
    28. Hong Kong 3.78
    29. United Kingdom 3.77
    30. Panama 3.75
    31. Gambia 3.75
    32. Pakistan 3.74
    33. Bhutan 3.74
    34. Oman 3.69
    35. Iceland 3.68
    36. South Korea 3.68
    37. Sri Lanka 3.66
    38. Botswana 3.65
    39. Liberia 3.65
    40. Brunei 3.64
    41. Zambia 3.61
    42. Jordan 3.58
    43. New Zealand 3.57
    44. Ghana 3.57
    45. Malta 3.56
    46. Ireland 3.56
    47. Uganda 3.55
    48. Estonia 3.54
    49. Ethiopia 3.54
    50. Belgium 3.51
    51. Tanzania 3.46
    52. Denmark 3.46
    53. Portugal 3.45
    54. Kazakhstan 3.41
    55. Senegal 3.41
    56. Mali 3.41
    57. Namibia 3.40
    58. Cape Verde 3.40
    59. Mauritius 3.39
    60. Austria 3.35
    61. Turkey 3.35
    62. Australia 3.32
    63. Bulgaria 3.32
    64. Thailand 3.30
    65. Iran 3.30
    66. Canada 3.28
    67. Russia 3.26
    68. Spain 3.25
    69. Ivory Coast 3.23
    70. Lesotho 3.22
    71. Egypt 3.22
    72. Laos 3.16
    73. Philippines 3.15
    74. Kuwait 3.11
    75. Slovakia 3.10
    76. Montenegro 3.10
    77. Czech Republic 3.10
    78. Sierra Leone 3.10
    79. Colombia 3.08
    80. Honduras 3.08
    81. Ukraine 3.08
    82. Benin 3.07
    83. Georgia 3.06
    84. Mozambique 3.05
    85. Morocco 3.04
    86. Ecuador 3.03
    87. Mexico 3.02
    88. Mongolia 3.01
    89. Italy 3.01
    90. Cameroon 3.01
    91. Uruguay 2.97
    92. Armenia 2.95
    93. Lithuania 2.94
    94. Cambodia 2.93
    95. Poland 2.93
    96. Nigeria 2.92
    97. Latvia 2.92
    98. South Africa 2.91
    99. Barbados 2.89
    100. Malawi 2.89
    101. Lebanon 2.89
    102. Cyprus 2.88
    103. Dominican Republic 2.88
    104. Algeria 2.85
    105. Jamaica 2.84
    106. Madagascar 2.82
    107. Serbia 2.82
    108. Kyrgyzstan 2.79
    109. Bolivia 2.77
    110. Burundi 2.74
    111. Brazil 2.73
    112. Nepal 2.72
    113. Hungary 2.72
    114. Paraguay 2.71
    115. Tunisia 2.71
    116. Bangladesh 2.71
    117. Chile 2.70
    118. Gabon 2.66
    119. Trinidad and Tobago 2.65
    120. Greece 2.64
    121. Argentina 2.61
    122. Chad 2.60
    123. Costa Rica 2.60
    124. Peru 2.58
    125. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.52
    126. Guatemala 2.50
    127. Slovenia 2.50
    128. Croatia 2.50
    129. Congo (Kinshasa) 2.45
    130. Nicaragua 2.43
    131. El Salvador 2.38
    132. Mauritania 2.38
    133. Romania 2.34
    134. Yemen 2.30
    135. Moldova 2.24
    136. Zimbabwe 2.14
    137. Venezuela 1.74

    This index represents the average score from 1-7 given by a large sample group in a particular country in response to the following question: “To what extent do government purchasing decisions foster innovation?” (1 = not at all, 7 = to a great extent).

    Source: World Economic Forum