Global Knowledge Index 2017 - Scorecard

  • Albania
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  • Armenia
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  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • El Salvador
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  • Guinea
  • Guyana
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  • Hong Kong China (SAR)
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  • Indonesia
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Ireland
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  • Japan
  • Jordan
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  • Korea (Republic of)
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  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Latvia
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  • Lesotho
  • Lithuania
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  • Madagascar
  • Malawi
  • Malaysia
  • Mali
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  • Mauritania
  • Mauritius
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  • Sri Lanka
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Tanzania (United Republic of)
  • Thailand
  • The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Togo
  • Tunisia
  • Turkey
  • Uganda
  • Ukraine
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
  • Uruguay
  • Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)
  • Viet Nam
  • Yemen
  • Zimbabwe

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SECTORAL INDICES

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General Enabling Environment

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Rank Value Rank Value
Armenia Rank Value
Pre-University Education 35 65.2
KNOWLEDGE CAPITAL 34 64.2
Enrolment 12 57.7
Gross enrolment ratio, primary (%) 106 32.5
Gross enrolment ratio, upper secondary (%) 57 43.7
Out-of-school children (%) 4 96.9
Completion 13 89.0
Gross graduation ratio, primary (%) 25 82.1
Gross graduation ratio, upper secondary (%) N/A N/A
Survival rate, last grade of lower secondary (%) 35 95.8
Outcomes 51 46.0
Assessment of 15-year-old students N/A N/A
Assessment of 8th Grade students 31 46.0
EDUCATIONAL ENABLING ENVIRONMENT 43 66.8
Expenditure on Education 75 43.4
Government expenditure, primary (% of GDP) 113 1.6
Government expenditure, secondary (% of GDP) 80 28.7
Expenditure on educational institutions, all levels (%) 1 100.0
Early Childhood Education (ECE) 34 67.3
Gross enrolment ratio, ECE (%) 62 34.5
Grade 1 entrants with ECE (%) 1 100.0
School Environment 69 81.8
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary (HC) 68 81.8
Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary (HC) N/A N/A
Trained teachers, primary (%) N/A N/A
Trained teachers, secondary (%) N/A N/A
Armenia Rank Value
Technical Vocational Education and Training 126 36.1
FORMATION AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING 126 23.1
Continuous Training 113 37.8
Extent of staff training 89 43.8
Availability of specialized training services 78 52.7
Firms offering formal training (%) 83 16.9
Educational Structure 121 13.3
Expenditure on non-tertiary vocational education 57 9.8
Enrolment in vocational programmes, secondary (%) 65 16.9
Enrolment in vocational programmes, post-secondary non-tertiary (%) N/A N/A
Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary vocational (HC) N/A N/A
FEATURES OF THE LABOR MARKET 61 55.7
Qualifications of the Human Capital 89 43.6
Poor work ethic in the labour force 27 86.8
Availability of skilled employees 106 41.7
Technicians per thousand labour force (HC) 68 2.3
Structure of the Labor Market 8 83.8
Restrictive labour regulations 17 95.2
Labour freedom 28 72.4
Armenia Rank Value
Higher Education 83 33.9
HIGHER EDUCATION INPUTS 98 33.7
Expenditure 111 6.2
Government expenditure, tertiary (% of GDP) 109 9.7
Government expenditure per student, tertiary (constant PPP$) 100 2.6
Enrolment 62 36.2
Enrolment in tertiary education, ISCED 6 (%) 46 59.5
Enrolment in tertiary education, ISCED 7 (%) 43 34.6
Enrolment in tertiary education, ISCED 8 (%) 66 14.6
Human Resources 89 57.4
Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary (HC) 3 93.6
Researchers in Higher education (%) 100 21.2
HIGHER EDUCATION OUTPUTS AND QUALITY 75 34.1
Graduation 10 62.1
Graduates, ISCED 6 (%) 13 72.4
Graduates, ISCED 7 (%) 10 50.1
Graduates, ISCED 8 (%) 17 63.9
Employment After Graduation 92 38.7
Labour force with advanced education (%) 39 44.6
Unemployment with advanced education (%) 109 32.8
Quality of Universities 101 18.6
University-industry collaboration in R&D 85 37.2
Number of globally-ranked universities N/A N/A
Competency of Students 83 9.8
Enrolment in globally ranked-universities (% of tertiary students) N/A N/A
Inbound mobility rate (%) 47 19.6

All values are normalized to a scale from 0 (worst) to 100 (best)
Armenia Rank Value
Research, Development and Innovation 68 21.9
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT 93 13.5
Research and Development Inputs 109 8.8
GERD (% of GDP) 80 4.9
GERD per researcher (constant '000 $PPP) 97 3.8
Researchers per thousand labour force (HC) 54 11.8
Graduates from ICT, Science and Engineering programmes, tertiary (%) 76 14.7
High-technology net imports (% of total trade) 99 14.5
Research and Development Outputs 62 18.2
Average documents per researcher 59 26.9
Citations per document 17 51.7
Citable documents H index 65 10.9
Best scientific journal (SJR ranking) N/A N/A
Quality of scientific research institutions 84 42.0
PCT patents applications (per million inhabitants) 56 1.2
INNOVATION IN PRODUCTION 52 28.2
Inputs of Innovation in Production 31 51.3
GERD performed by business enterprises (% of GDP) N/A N/A
GERD financed by business enterprises (%) N/A N/A
Researchers (HC) in Business enterprise (%) N/A N/A
FDI and technology transfer 84 51.3
Outputs of Innovation in Production 97 12.7
Intellectual property receipts (% of total trade) 105 2.2
Industrial design applications (per billion PPP$ GDP) 61 7.3
Production process sophistication 63 47.1
Extent of marketing 89 52.1
SOCIAL INNOVATION 27 40.8
Inputs of Social Innovation 102 20.1
Ease of protecting minority investors 49 60.0
Joint venture per strategic alliance deals 52 10.5
ICT goods imported (% of total imports) 109 11.8
Total computer software spending (% of GDP) 82 9.3
New business density 56 8.6
Outputs of Social Innovation 9 54.5
Trademark applications (per billion PPP$ GDP) 8 55.2
National feature films produced (per million inhabitants) 9 77.4
Printing and publishing manufactures (% of manufactured output) 26 37.5
ICT goods exported (% of total exports) 100 52.9
Armenia Rank Value
Information and Communications Technology 70 49.9
ICT INPUTS 44 66.7
Infrastructure 58 50.1
Population covered by mobile-cellular networks (%) 1 100.0
International Internet bandwidth per Internet user (Kbit/s) 64 48.3
Secure Internet servers (per million inhabitants) 68 2.1
Sector Competitiveness 38 83.3
ICT Price Basket 70 95.9
Internet and telephony level of competition 1 100.0
Laws relating to ICTs 50 53.9
ICT OUTPUTS 75 42.7
Subscriptions 69 30.8
Fixed-telephone subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 55 29.7
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 70 38.4
Fixed-broadband subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 67 21.9
Active mobile-broadband subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 75 33.1
Usage by Individuals 63 65.6
Internet users (%) 59 61.3
Use of virtual social networks 56 78.5
Business-to-consumer Internet use 69 57.2
Usage by Government and Institutions 102 39.6
Firm-level technology absorption 77 55.6
Government Online Service Index 94 42.8
Government success in ICT promotion 49 54.5
Unlicensed software installation rates 94 5.5
Impact on Development 57 39.7
ICT PCT patents, applications (per million inhabitants) 65 4.9
Impact of ICTs on business models 60 59.0
Social impacts of ICT 55 55.3
Armenia Rank Value
Economy 76 41.8
KNOWLEDGE COMPETITIVENESS 91 47.8
Economic Infrastructure and Competition 81 58.4
Ease of starting a business 9 96.1
Ease of enforcing a contract 27 69.7
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 103 33.6
Logistics Performance Index 119 23.1
Intensity of local competition 64 69.1
Availability of latest technologies 76 58.9
Competitiveness Drivers 96 37.3
Business impact of rules on FDI 88 53.6
FDI, net inflows (% of GDP) 69 50.2
Global Entrepreneurship Index 77 22.1
Investment in telecom services (% of GDP) 41 30.8
Venture capital availability 74 29.7
ECONOMIC OPENNESS 78 30.9
Creative Economy 84 21.6
High-technology net exports (% of total trade) 78 2.6
Creative services' exports (% of total trade in services) 27 24.5
Creative goods' exports (% of total trade in goods) 90 37.5
Trade 57 40.2
Trade (% of GDP) 70 21.1
Prevalence of non-tariff barriers 47 59.2
FINANCING AND VALUE ADDED 62 40.6
Financing and Taxes 60 44.3
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits) 10 86.9
Soundness of banks 76 60.8
Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP) 71 19.3
Bank deposits to GDP (%) 108 10.3
Domestic Value-added 59 36.8
High-skilled employment (% of total employed people) 48 48.2
Manufacturing, value added (% of GDP) 88 25.5

All values are normalized to a scale from 0 (worst) to 100 (best)

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