The Index Simulator

This simulator is for advanced users who have an understanding of the indices and have reviewed their country's ranking in those indices. The Index Simulator allows you to imagine how a change in your country's performance in an index KPI would alter its overall ranking, and to select other countries for comparison.

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Country description

Bahrain is a high-income country. It has a GDP per capita of around 23443 USD (2020) and HDI value of 0.852 (2019)

Index description

Cybersecurity becomes an imperative as institutions are moving increasingly to digital platforms. Developed by International Telecom Union, The Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) measures the commitment of countries to cybersecurity at a global level to raise awareness of the importance and different dimensions of the issue.

Results for Bahrain


2017 2018 2020 Simulator
projection
Rank 23 68 60
Score
0.47Value: 0.474226804
0.58Value: 0.585
77.86Value: 77.86
Value: 77.86

Comparison benchmarks
KPI Information icon 2020
Weight Information icon Best Worst Aspirational value Information icon Bahrain
plus interface iconLegal Aspects
Rank 1 / Score 20
Cybercrime substantive law Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Libya 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
Cybersecurity regulations Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Tonga 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
plus interface iconTechnical Measures
Rank 88 / Score 12.13
National CERT/CIRT/ CSIRT Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.51Worst: Zimbabwe 0
Best: United States 1
0.51Value: 0.507760631
Sectorial CERT/CIRT/ CSIRT Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0Worst: North Macedonia 0
Best: United States 1
0Value: 0
National framework for implementation of cybersecurity standards Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Benin 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
Child Online Protection Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Chile 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
plus interface iconOrganizational Measures
Rank 61 / Score 15.07
National Cybersecurity Strategy Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.64Worst: Liechtenstein 0
Best: United States 1
0.64Value: 0.642023004
Responsible Agency Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Senegal 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
Cybersecurity metrics Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.66Worst: Romania 0
Best: United States 1
0.66Value: 0.656034483
plus interface iconCapacity Building Measures
Rank 57 / Score 16.77
Public cybersecurity awareness campaigns Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.65Worst: Kyrgyz Republic 0
Best: United States 1
0.65Value: 0.654274892
Training for Cybersecurity Professionals Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.68Worst: Montenegro 0
Best: United States 1
0.68Value: 0.678571429
Educational programs/academic curricula in cybersecurity Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.7Worst: Eritrea 0
Best: Monaco 1
0.7Value: 0.704464286
Research and development programs Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Dominican Republic 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
National cybersecurity industry Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Czech Republic 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
Government incentive mechanisms Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Kazakhstan 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
plus interface iconCooperation Measures
Rank 78 / Score 13.86
Bilateral cybersecurity agreements Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Denmark 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
Government participation in international cybersecurity mechanisms Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Cuba 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
Cybersecurity multilateral agreements Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0Worst: Iran, Islamic Rep. 0
Best: United States 1
0Value: 0
Partnerships with the private sector (PPPs) Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.45Worst: Slovak Republic 0
Best: United States 1
0.45Value: 0.452777778
Inter agency cooperation Information icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
1Worst: Ireland 0
Best: United States 1
1Value: 1
Index Global Highlights
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Global Details
Global Average
51.71 Value: 51.7092783505155
Developed Economies Average
91.8 91.7988888888889
Developing Economies Average
59.18 59.1790909090909
Highest Ranked Country Country United States
Score
100 100
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Micronesia
Score
0 0
Global Rank 182
Highest Ranked Developed Country Country United States
Score
100 100
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Developed Country Country Bulgaria
Score
67.38 67.38
Global Rank 77
Highest Ranked Developing Country Country Saudi Arabia
Score
99.54 99.54
Global Rank 2
Lowest Ranked Developing Country Country Yemen
Score
0 0
Global Rank 182
Arab Region Details
Arab Average
50.64 50.6363636363636
Arab Diversified Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, State of Palestine
48.55 48.554
Arab LDC Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen
14.12 14.1157142857143
Highest Ranked Country Country Saudi Arabia
Score
99.54 99.54
Global Rank 2
Lowest Ranked Country Country Yemen
Score
0 0
Global Rank 182
Highest Arab Diversified Country Country Egypt
Score
95.48 95.48
Global Rank 23
Lowest Arab Diversified Country Country Iraq
Score
20.71 20.71
Global Rank 129
Highest Arab LDC Country Sudan
Score
35.03 35.03
Global Rank 102
Lowest Arab LDC Country Yemen
Score
0 0
Global Rank 182
Economies per capita
High-Income
77.72 77.7183050847458
Upper-Middle-Income
48.57 48.57
Lower-Middle-Income
43.07 43.0662745098039
Low Income
21.27 21.2713793103448
Oil Exporting/Importing
Oil Exporting Average Albania, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei Darussalam, Cameroon, Canada, Chad, China, Colombia, Congo, Rep., Congo, Democratic Rep., Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Estonia, Gabon, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep., Iraq, Ireland, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Libya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mauritania, Mexico, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Oman, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Qatar, Russian Federation, Saudi Arabia, Slovak Republic, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syria, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Viet Nam, Yemen
61.84 61.8413235294118
Oil Importing Average Afghanistan, Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bhutan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cape Verde, Chile, Comoros, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Korea Dem Rep., Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Ghana, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Israel, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Monaco, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Nicaragua, Niger, Pakistan, Palau, Panama, Paraguay, Portugal, Korea, Rep., Moldova, Romania, Rwanda, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Togo, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Uganda, Ukraine, Tanzania, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zimbabwe, Uruguay, Zambia, Central African Republic, Cote d'Ivoire, Czech Republic, South Africa, State of Palestine, North Macedonia, Hong Kong SAR, Kosovo, Puerto Rico, Taiwan
46.51 46.5131451612903
Oil Exporting Best Country United States
Score
100 100
Global Rank 1
Oil Exporting Worst Country Yemen
Score
0 0
Global Rank 182
Oil Importing Best Country Korea, Rep.
Score
98.52 98.52
Global Rank 4
Oil Importing Worst Country Micronesia
Score
0 0
Global Rank 182
OECD
OECD Average
91.82 91.8181081081081
OECD Developed Average Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States, Czech Republic
92.99 92.9909090909091
OECD Developing Average Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Korea, Rep., Turkey
82.05 82.05
OECD Best Country United States
Score
100 100
Global Rank 1
OECD Worst Country Colombia
Score
63.72 63.72
Global Rank 81
OECD Developed Best Country United States
Score
100 100
Global Rank 1
OECD Developed Worst Country Czech Republic
Score
74.37 74.37
Global Rank 68
OECD Developing Best Country Korea, Rep.
Score
98.52 98.52
Global Rank 4
OECD Developing Worst Country Colombia
Score
63.72 63.72
Global Rank 81
Arab Region
Average
56.2
Highest Ranked Country Country Saudi Arabia
Score 99.54
Rank 2
Lowest Ranked Country Country Yemen
Score 0
Rank 182
East Asia and Pacific
Average
60.73
Highest Ranked Country Country Singapore
Score 98.52
Rank 4
Lowest Ranked Country Country Korea Dem Rep.
Score 1.35
Rank 181
Europe and Central Asia
Average
81.99
Highest Ranked Country Country United Kingdom
Score 99.54
Rank 2
Lowest Ranked Country Country Turkmenistan
Score 14.48
Rank 144
Latin America and The Caribbean
Average
41.15
Highest Ranked Country Country Brazil
Score 96.6
Rank 18
Lowest Ranked Country Country Honduras
Score 2.2
Rank 178
North America
Average
98.84
Highest Ranked Country Country United States
Score 100
Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Canada
Score 97.67
Rank 8
South Asia
Average
50.54
Highest Ranked Country Country India
Score 97.49
Rank 11
Lowest Ranked Country Country Maldives
Score 2.95
Rank 177
Sub-Saharan Africa
Average
38.16
Highest Ranked Country Country Mauritius
Score 96.89
Rank 17
Lowest Ranked Country Country Burundi
Score 1.73
Rank 179
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