Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Egypt Global Competitveness Situation , In Plain Numbers

Global Competitiveness Ranking for Egypt (2011-2012)
Egypt has a very challenging phase ahead since the January 25th Revolution. The following numbers represent the baseline that the Egyptian Government and the Egyptian People have to tackle in the next phase.
Global Competitive Index (GCI)
GCI 2011–2012(out of 142) .............. 94
GCI 2010–2011 (out of 139)............81
GCI 2009–2010 (out of 133)..............70


Basic requirements (44.2%) ....99

Institutions ....74
Infrastructure.....75
Macroeconomic environment .....132
Health and primary education....96
Efficiency enhancers (46.8%)......94
Higher education and training.....107
Goods market efficiency....118
Labor market efficiency....141
Financial market development .....92
Technological readiness........95
Market size .....27
Innovation and sophistication factors (8.9%) ....86
Business sophistication ....72
Innovation.....103 
Source : Global Competitiveness Report 2011-2012