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Singapore's Ranking in Infocomm

IMDA is the driving force behind Singapore's dynamic and thriving media landscape, and it is committed to staying ahead of the curve by conducting research and collecting statistics on the country's Infocomm industry.

Highlights of Singapore's Rankings from 2019 to 2023

  2019 2020 2021 2022 2023
International Institute for Management Development World Digital Competitiveness Ranking (IMD WDCR) 2 2 5 4 3
International Institute for Management Development World Competitiveness Yearbook (IMD WCY) 1 1 5 3 4
IMD WCY Technological Infrastructure sub-factor 1 1 1 1 3
Portulans Institute Network Readiness Index (PI NRI) 2 3 7 2 2
PI NRI Access sub-pillar 5 5 3 6 2
Top 10 Economies in each Ranking Report/Index
  IMD WDCR IMD WCY IMD WCY Technological Infrastructure sub-factor PI NRI PI NRI Access sub-pillar
Rank 2023 2023 2023 2023 2023
1 USA Denmark Netherlands USA China


Denmark Singapore
3 Singapore Switzerland
Singapore Finland UAE
4 Denmark Singapore Finland Netherlands Hong Kong SAR
5 Switzerland
Netherlands Hong Kong SAR Sweden Japan
6 Republic of Korea Taiwan, China Iceland Switzerland Switzerland
7 Sweden Hong Kong SAR Switzerland Republic of Korea USA
8 Finland Sweden Taiwan, China
Denmark Russian Federation
9 Taiwan, China USA China Germany France
10 Hong Kong SAR UAE Israel United Kingdom Australia


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