Social globalization - Country rankings:
The average for 2015 was 61.03 points.The highest value was in Norway: 90.43 points and the lowest value was in North Korea: 18.19 points. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Social globalization.
Definition: Social globalization has three dimensions: personal contacts, information flows, and cultural proximity. The sub-index on personal contacts includes international telecom traffic, degree of tourism, transfers, foreign population, and number of international letters. The sub-index on information flows includes number of internet users, share of households with a television set, and trade in newspapers. The sub-index on cultural proximity includes trade in books and number of McDonald’s restaurants and Ikea located in a country.