Highlights of Singapore's Rankings from 2016 to 2020

 20162017201820192020
International Institute for Management Development World Digital Competitiveness Ranking (IMD WDCR) 1 1 2  2 2
International Telecommunication Union ICT Development Index (ITU IDI) 20 18 - - -
International Institute for Management Development World Competitiveness Yearbook (IMD WCY) 4 3 3 1 1
IMD WCY Technological Infrastructure sub-factor 1 1 2 1 1
World Economic Forum Global Competitiveness Report (WEF GCR) 2 3 2 1 -
WEF GCR ICT Adoption Pillar* 9 14 4 5 -

* Previously called the Technological Readiness pillar, was revised to the ICT Adoption pillar in the 2018 GCR

Top 10 Economies in each Ranking Report/Index

 IMD WDCRITU IDIIMD WCYIMD WCY Technological Infrastructure sub-factorWEF GCRWEF GCR ICT Adoption pillar
Rank202020172020202020192019
1USAIcelandSingaporeSingaporeSingaporeRepublic of Korea
2SingaporeRepublic of KoreaDenmark
SwedenUSA
UAE
3DenmarkSwitzerlandSwitzerland
NetherlandsHong Kong Hong Kong
4SwedenDenmarkNetherlandsFinlandNetherlandsSweden
5HongkongUnited KingdomHong KongDenmark
SwitzerlandSingapore
6SwitzerlandHong KongSwedenUSAJapan
Japan
7NetherlandsNetherlandsNorwayHong KongGermanyIceland
8Republic of KoreaNorwayCanadaTaiwan, China
Sweden
Qatar
9NorwayLuxembourgUAESwitzerlandUnited KingdomDenmark
10FinlandJapanUSAChinaDenmarkNorway
18 Singapore    

* Based on latest available rankings

Last updated on: 02 Dec 2020