Findings from The Global Information Technology Report 2010

A report by the World Economic Forum and INSEAD

Dutta, S., & Mia, I. (2010). Global information technology report 2009-2010: ICT for sustainabiity: World Economic Forum.
The world rankings are out of 133 countries studied.

United Arab Emirates

Key indicators

Population (millions), 2008
4.5
GDP per capita (PPP $), 2008
38,894
Mobile phone subscriptions per 100 population, 2008
208.6
Internet users per 100 population, 2008
65.2
Internet bandwidth (Mb/s) per 10,000 population, 2008
86.5
Utility patents per million population, 2008
2.0

World Ranking
Infrastructure environment
31
3.01 Number of telephone lines, 2008*
36
3.02 Secure Internet servers, 2008*
32
3.03 Electricity production, 2006*
5
3.04 Availability of scientists and engineers
28
3.05 Quality of scientific research institutions
53
3.06 Tertiary education enrolment, 2008*
81
3.07 Education expenditure*
n/a
3.08 Accessibility of digital content
22
3.09 Internet bandwidth, 2008*
27
Individual usage
29
7.01 Mobile telephone subscriptions, 2008*
1
7.02 Personal computers, 2006*
32
7.03 Broadband Internet subscribers, 2008*
39
7.04 Internet users, 2008*
26
7.05 Internet access in schools
26

India

Key indicators

Population (millions), 2008
1,140.0
GDP per capita (PPP $), 2008
2,780
Mobile phone subscriptions per 100 population, 2008
29.4
Internet users per 100 population, 2008
4.4
Internet bandwidth (Mb/s) per 10,000 population, 2007
0.3
Utility patents per million population, 2008
0.5

World Ranking
Infrastructure environment
83
3.01 Number of telephone lines, 2008*
106
3.02 Secure Internet servers, 2008*
98
3.03 Electricity production, 2006*
103
3.04 Availability of scientists and engineers
4
3.05 Quality of scientific research institutions
25
3.06 Tertiary education enrolment, 2006*
100
3.07 Education expenditure, 2007*
94
3.08 Accessibility of digital content
84
3.09 Internet bandwidth, 2007*
107
Individual usage 109

7.01 Mobile telephone subscriptions, 2008*
116
7.02 Personal computers, 2007*
93
7.03 Broadband Internet subscribers, 2008*
96
7.04 Internet users, 2008*
113
7.05 Internet access in schools
67

New Zealand

Key indicators

Population (millions), 2008
4.3
GDP per capita (PPP $), 2008
27,083
Mobile phone subscriptions per 100 population, 2008
109.2
Internet users per 100 population, 2008
72.0
Internet bandwidth (Mb/s) per 10,000 population, 2007
46.0
Utility patents per million population, 2008
25.0

World Ranking
Infrastructure environment
13
3.01 Number of telephone lines, 2008*
27
3.02 Secure Internet servers, 2008*
6
3.03 Electricity production, 2006*
12
3.04 Availability of scientists and engineers
59
3.05 Quality of scientific research institutions
14
3.06 Tertiary education enrolment, 2007*
8
3.07 Education expenditure, 2007*
11
3.08 Accessibility of digital content
38
3.09 Internet bandwidth, 2007*
37
Individual usage
23
7.01 Mobile telephone subscriptions, 2008*
46
7.02 Personal computers, 2006*
23
7.03 Broadband Internet subscribers, 2008*
25
7.04 Internet users, 2008*
17
7.05 Internet access in schools
18