Global Knowledge Index 2017 - Scorecard

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SECTORAL INDICES

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General Enabling Environment

Rank
Value
Rank Value Rank Value
Tunisia Rank Value
Pre-University Education 87 50.4
KNOWLEDGE CAPITAL 104 44.4
Enrolment 45 46.1
Gross enrolment ratio, primary (%) 19 55.1
Gross enrolment ratio, upper secondary (%) 74 37.2
Out-of-school children (%) N/A N/A
Completion 101 57.4
Gross graduation ratio, primary (%) 58 76.9
Gross graduation ratio, upper secondary (%) 74 25.3
Survival rate, last grade of lower secondary (%) 90 70.1
Outcomes 66 29.8
Assessment of 15-year-old students 64 20.4
Assessment of 8th Grade students 37 39.1
EDUCATIONAL ENABLING ENVIRONMENT 73 59.4
Expenditure on Education 20 60.8
Government expenditure, primary (% of GDP) 40 30.9
Government expenditure, secondary (% of GDP) 4 80.1
Expenditure on educational institutions, all levels (%) 69 71.3
Early Childhood Education (ECE) 93 28.8
Gross enrolment ratio, ECE (%) 73 28.8
Grade 1 entrants with ECE (%) N/A N/A
School Environment 36 89.2
Pupil-teacher ratio, primary (HC) 43 87.6
Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary (HC) 54 80.0
Trained teachers, primary (%) 1 100.0
Trained teachers, secondary (%) N/A N/A
Tunisia Rank Value
Technical Vocational Education and Training 97 47.2
FORMATION AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING 88 45.3
Continuous Training 102 40.6
Extent of staff training 99 41.7
Availability of specialized training services 102 46.4
Firms offering formal training (%) 53 33.6
Educational Structure 75 48.4
Expenditure on non-tertiary vocational education 32 29.9
Enrolment in vocational programmes, secondary (%) 72 14.7
Enrolment in vocational programmes, post-secondary non-tertiary (%) 1 100.0
Pupil-teacher ratio, secondary vocational (HC) 75 48.9
FEATURES OF THE LABOR MARKET 97 50.1
Qualifications of the Human Capital 84 44.5
Poor work ethic in the labour force 55 79.5
Availability of skilled employees 62 51.7
Technicians per thousand labour force (HC) 67 2.3
Structure of the Labor Market 82 63.2
Restrictive labour regulations 82 70.3
Labour freedom 77 56.1
Tunisia Rank Value
Higher Education 61 40.0
HIGHER EDUCATION INPUTS 8 58.4
Expenditure 36 35.9
Government expenditure, tertiary (% of GDP) 13 52.0
Government expenditure per student, tertiary (constant PPP$) 41 19.8
Enrolment 11 56.2
Enrolment in tertiary education, ISCED 6 (%) 68 44.3
Enrolment in tertiary education, ISCED 7 (%) 11 79.9
Enrolment in tertiary education, ISCED 8 (%) 16 44.2
Human Resources 10 84.1
Pupil-teacher ratio, tertiary (HC) 43 77.9
Researchers in Higher education (%) 11 90.4
HIGHER EDUCATION OUTPUTS AND QUALITY 95 26.8
Graduation 68 33.2
Graduates, ISCED 6 (%) 35 56.7
Graduates, ISCED 7 (%) 74 14.3
Graduates, ISCED 8 (%) 68 28.7
Employment After Graduation 117 14.1
Labour force with advanced education (%) 73 28.2
Unemployment with advanced education (%) 116 0.0
Quality of Universities 75 26.4
University-industry collaboration in R&D 102 32.8
Number of globally-ranked universities 53 20.0
Competency of Students 61 29.7
Enrolment in globally ranked-universities (% of tertiary students) 49 50.0
Inbound mobility rate (%) 70 9.4

All values are normalized to a scale from 0 (worst) to 100 (best)
Tunisia Rank Value
Research, Development and Innovation 63 22.6
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT 57 21.4
Research and Development Inputs 40 30.5
GERD (% of GDP) 51 14.8
GERD per researcher (constant '000 $PPP) 92 5.7
Researchers per thousand labour force (HC) 28 40.8
Graduates from ICT, Science and Engineering programmes, tertiary (%) 4 78.0
High-technology net imports (% of total trade) 35 35.0
Research and Development Outputs 106 12.3
Average documents per researcher 67 19.4
Citations per document 121 14.3
Citable documents H index 70 10.4
Best scientific journal (SJR ranking) 85 5.5
Quality of scientific research institutions 93 39.0
PCT patents applications (per million inhabitants) 69 0.4
INNOVATION IN PRODUCTION 107 15.6
Inputs of Innovation in Production 109 17.0
GERD performed by business enterprises (% of GDP) 58 3.4
GERD financed by business enterprises (%) 62 24.3
Researchers (HC) in Business enterprise (%) 67 6.9
FDI and technology transfer 80 52.6
Outputs of Innovation in Production 80 14.6
Intellectual property receipts (% of total trade) 46 6.7
Industrial design applications (per billion PPP$ GDP) 66 6.0
Production process sophistication 90 40.6
Extent of marketing 79 53.5
SOCIAL INNOVATION 61 33.0
Inputs of Social Innovation 69 27.6
Ease of protecting minority investors 94 46.7
Joint venture per strategic alliance deals 27 26.3
ICT goods imported (% of total imports) 54 23.6
Total computer software spending (% of GDP) 38 27.8
New business density 51 9.5
Outputs of Social Innovation 48 36.6
Trademark applications (per billion PPP$ GDP) N/A N/A
National feature films produced (per million inhabitants) 71 6.1
Printing and publishing manufactures (% of manufactured output) 80 13.8
ICT goods exported (% of total exports) 29 82.2
Tunisia Rank Value
Information and Communications Technology 83 45.0
ICT INPUTS 86 55.2
Infrastructure 76 45.5
Population covered by mobile-cellular networks (%) 59 94.4
International Internet bandwidth per Internet user (Kbit/s) 84 41.5
Secure Internet servers (per million inhabitants) 93 0.5
Sector Competitiveness 94 65.0
ICT Price Basket 53 97.6
Internet and telephony level of competition 108 57.7
Laws relating to ICTs 94 39.5
ICT OUTPUTS 83 40.6
Subscriptions 78 27.4
Fixed-telephone subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 81 14.4
Mobile-cellular subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 48 44.1
Fixed-broadband subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 84 12.2
Active mobile-broadband subscriptions (per 100 inhabitants) 63 38.7
Usage by Individuals 86 55.2
Internet users (%) 80 49.4
Use of virtual social networks 68 76.0
Business-to-consumer Internet use 113 40.3
Usage by Government and Institutions 77 47.5
Firm-level technology absorption 106 49.3
Government Online Service Index 40 71.7
Government success in ICT promotion 78 47.2
Unlicensed software installation rates 74 21.9
Impact on Development 83 34.6
ICT PCT patents, applications (per million inhabitants) 71 3.7
Impact of ICTs on business models 87 51.2
Social impacts of ICT 76 48.9
Tunisia Rank Value
Economy 80 41.3
KNOWLEDGE COMPETITIVENESS 84 48.6
Economic Infrastructure and Competition 94 56.9
Ease of starting a business 78 85.0
Ease of enforcing a contract 63 59.3
Gross fixed capital formation (% of GDP) 91 37.3
Logistics Performance Index 101 34.2
Intensity of local competition 76 66.0
Availability of latest technologies 74 59.6
Competitiveness Drivers 74 40.3
Business impact of rules on FDI 71 57.8
FDI, net inflows (% of GDP) 81 47.0
Global Entrepreneurship Index 40 40.5
Investment in telecom services (% of GDP) 39 31.1
Venture capital availability 96 25.1
ECONOMIC OPENNESS 72 31.8
Creative Economy 68 27.0
High-technology net exports (% of total trade) 37 25.9
Creative services' exports (% of total trade in services) 90 2.0
Creative goods' exports (% of total trade in goods) 63 53.2
Trade 78 36.6
Trade (% of GDP) 53 27.1
Prevalence of non-tariff barriers 113 46.2
FINANCING AND VALUE ADDED 78 36.2
Financing and Taxes 101 33.9
Total tax rate (% of commercial profits) 119 31.3
Soundness of banks 112 44.3
Domestic credit to private sector (% of GDP) 37 33.7
Bank deposits to GDP (%) 57 26.3
Domestic Value-added 57 38.4
High-skilled employment (% of total employed people) 70 32.7
Manufacturing, value added (% of GDP) 35 44.2

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

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