Results

Rankings by Category

Diversity
The most diverse countries are Australia, Canada, Singapore and Sweden

Freedom
The countries with the most individual and political freedom in the world are Canada, Netherlands, Finland, Sweden, Denmark and Portugal

Broadband
The countries that have, on average, the fastest and most affordable internet connections are the United Kingdom, Finland, South Korea, Sweden, Germany, Denmark, Austria and the Netherlands

Human Capital
The countries with the most educated workforces are Singapore, Israel, Japan, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Sweden and New Zealand

Tax Friendliness
The countries with the most innovation-friendly tax systems are Singapore, China, Panama, Chile, Ireland and Canada

R&D Investment
The countries with the greatest amount of R&D spending as a percentage of GDP are Israel, South Korea, Japan, Sweden, Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germany, and the United States

Entrepreneurial Activity
The countries with the highest level of entrepreneurial activity are Australia, United Kingdom, New Zealand, the United States, Singapore, Ireland and Sweden

Drones
The countries best-enabling drone technologies to flourish are Australia, Finland, Portugal, Singapore and Sweden

Ridesharing
The countries that allow ridesharing to operate most freely are Finland, Panama, Peru, Poland, Rwanda, South Africa and Mexico

Short-Term Rentals
The countries with the best federal frameworks for short-term home rentals are Chile, Denmark, Finland, Israel, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, Portugal and South Africa

Self-Driving Vehicles
The countries leading the way in self-driving vehicle policy are Australia, Austria, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States

Environment
The countries with cleanest water and air are Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Japan, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States