(measure: points; Source: The World Economic Forum)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Malawi: Competitiveness - World Economic Forum index (1-7): For that indicator, The World Economic Forum provides data for Malawi from 2008 to 2017. The average value for Malawi during that period was 3.32 points with a minumum of 3.08 points in 2016 and a maximum of 3.58 points in 2011. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The Global Competitiveness index is composed of 12 pillars of competitiveness. The pillars are organized as followed: Basic requirements (Institutions, Infrastructure, Macroeconomic Stability, Health and Primary Education); Efficiency enhancers (Higher Education and Training, Goods Market Efficiency, Labour Market Efficiency, Financial Market Sophistication, Technological Readiness, Market Size), and Innovation and sophistication factors (Business Sophistication, Innovation).