DHL Global Connectedness Index Score

75 / 140

Score based on a nation's integration into the world economy. (Higher score corresponds to more globally integrated)

DHL open_in_new (2013)


Ease of Doing Business Rank

101 / 177

The Ease of Doing Business Rankings measures the vibrancy of a country’s business environment based on business regulations in place.

Doing Business open_in_new (2015)


Ease of Paying Taxes Rank

24 / 187

The Ease of Paying Taxes Survey ranks countries based on their total tax rate as well as measuring the administrative burden of paying taxes.

PwC open_in_new (2015)


Freedom of the Press

28 / 195

The Freedom of the Press Survey assesses the degree of print, broadcast, and internet freedom of every country in the world.

Freedom House open_in_new (2015)


Index of Economic Freedom

41 / 178

The Index of Economic Freedom determines whether individuals in a country are free to work, produce, consume, and invest without being constrained by the state. Scale ranks countries on a basis of 1-100, with 100 representing the greatest amount of economic autonomy from government intervention.

Heritage Foundation open_in_new (2015)


International Logistics Performance Index (LPI)

66 / 160

The Logistics Performance Index (LPI) evaluates the capacity of a country to efficiently move goods and connect manufacturers and consumers with international markets.

World Bank open_in_new (2014)


Inward FDI Potential Index

50 / 141

The Inward FDI Potential Index evaluates the attractiveness of countries to foreign investors.

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development 2006 open_in_new (2006)


KOF Index of Globalization

96 / 187

The KOF Index of Globalization measures the economic, social, and political dimensions of globalization in each country.

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich open_in_new (2016)


Additional rankings and indices are available in the Rankings section of the globalEDGE Resource Directory.

Bahamas