Estonia ranks 29th in this year’s IT Industry Competitiveness Index, down six notches from last year.
At the top of the index is the United States, followed by Finland and Singapore. Latvia placed 34th, Lithuania 41st and Russia 46th.
The IT Industry Competitiveness Index was created for the Business Software Alliance by the Economist Intelligence Unit. It compares 66 countries on the extent to which they are capable of supporting a strong IT production sector on the basis of 26 indicators.
The first such index was produced in 2007.
Source: Estonian Review