“The rankings are drawn from a combination of publicly available hard data and the results of the Executive Opinion Survey, a comprehensive annual survey conducted by the World Economic Forum, together with its network of Partner Institutes (leading research institutes and business organizations) in the countries covered by the Report. This year, over 11,000 business leaders were polled in a record 125 economies worldwide.”
I am doubtful as to whether these rankings are very accurate and any small changes in ranking are likely meaningless. The rankings do provide a good idea of how ‘business-friendly’ each country is in the mind of the world business community.
The top six countries are:
- United States
The bottom three countries are:
The top 3 countries which I have visited are:
The bottom 3 countries which I have visited are: