How to Read the Country Profiles
The Country Profiles section presents a profile for each of the 100 countries and economies covered in the Readiness for the Future of Production Report 2018.
➊ Key Indicators
This section presents a selection of key economic indicators and key production indicators. All data in this section is from 2016. The economic indicators are sourced from the April 2017 edition of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)’s World Economic Outlook (WEO) Database. The production indicators are sourced from the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) Statistical Country Briefs database.
➋ Overall Assessment
This section summarizes the performance of a country across the Drivers of Production and Structure of Production components. The table to the left of this section shows the overall Drivers of Production and Structure of Production scores as well as individual scores, ranking and weighting for the six Drivers of Production and the two components of the Structure of Production for that country. The chart on the right of this section shows the country position within the global mapping of results and archetypes. A country or economy is positioned within one of four archetypes based on its weighted Structure of Production score (x axis) and Driver of Production score (y axis) on a 0–10 scale.
➌ Future of Production Scorecard
This section details the country’s performance for each of the 59 indicators included in the composition of the Readiness for the Future of Production Assessment. Indicators are organized by sub-category and category under the Drivers of Production and Structure of Production. All values are presented in the corresponding unit of measure displayed next to the indicator name.
Interactive profiles with an adjustable weighting scheme and a downloadable dataset are available at http://wef.ch/fopreadiness18.