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

Iraq is an upper middle income country. It has a GDP per capita of around 5048.39 USD (2021) and HDI value of 0.67 (2019)

Index description

ICTs could not positively impact national development unless there is an appropriate access and use of these technologies in the country. Produced by the International Telecom Union (ITU), The ICT Development Index (IDI), is a composite index that combines 11 indicators into one benchmark measure.

Results for Iraq


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Comparison benchmarks
KPI Information icon 2016
Weight Information icon Best Worst Aspirational value Information icon Iraq
plus interface iconICT Access
Fixed telephone subscription per 100 inhInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.2
128.1 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Monaco 128.1
0%
0Value: 0
Mobile cellular telephone subs per 100 inhInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.2
324.4 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Macao 324.4
0%
0Value: 0
International Internet bandwidth (kb/s) per internet userInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.2
7186378 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Luxembourg 7186378
0%
0Value: 0
Percentage of households with a computerInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.2
98.5 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Iceland 98.5
0%
0Value: 0
Percentage of households with internet accessInformation icon
Initial Value: 0.2
98.8 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Korea Dem Rep. 98.8
0%
0Value: 0
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Percentage of individuals using the InternetInformation icon
Initial Value: 1/3
98.2 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Iceland 98.2
0%
0Value: 0
Active mobile broadband subscription per 100 inhInformation icon
Initial Value: 1/3
324.4 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Macao 324.4
0%
0Value: 0
Fixed-broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitantsInformation icon
Initial Value: 1/3
47.5 0
0Worst: Afghanistan 0
Best: Monaco 47.5
0%
0Value: 0
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Mean years of schoolingInformation icon
Initial Value: 1/3
13.8 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Switzerland 13.8
0%
0Value: 0
Secondary gross enrolment ratioInformation icon
Initial Value: 1/3
163.1 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Belgium 163.1
0%
0Value: 0
Tertiary gross enrolment ratioInformation icon
Initial Value: 1/3
110.2 0
0Worst: Comoros 0
Best: Greece 110.2
0%
0Value: 0
Index Global Highlights
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Global Details
Global Average
4.97 Value: 4.97037677665763
Developed Economies Average
7.7 7.69800490816667
Developing Economies Average
4.15 4.15136916701299
Highest Ranked Country Country Korea, Rep.
Score
8.84 8.836449933
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Niger
Score
1.08 1.077976158
Global Rank 175
Highest Ranked Developed Country Country Iceland
Score
8.83 8.825413986
Global Rank 2
Lowest Ranked Developed Country Country Romania
Score
6.26 6.261379142
Global Rank 60
Highest Ranked Developing Country Country Korea, Rep.
Score
8.84 8.836449933
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Developing Country Country Niger
Score
1.08 1.077976158
Global Rank 175
Arab Region Details Information icon
Arab Average
4.81 4.81077185761111
Arab Diversified Lebanon, Egypt, State of Palestine, Jordan, Iraq
4.93 4.925359768
Arab LDC Mauritania, Djibouti, Comoros, Somalia, Yemen, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic
2.38 2.3756332532
Highest Ranked Country Country Bahrain
Score
7.46 7.458683243
Global Rank 29
Lowest Ranked Country Country Djibouti
Score
1.82 1.819284229
Global Rank 161
Highest Arab Diversified Country Country Lebanon
Score
5.93 5.925533783
Global Rank 66
Lowest Arab Diversified Country Country State of Palestine
Score
4.28 4.275550532
Global Rank 107
Highest Arab LDC Country Syrian Arab Republic
Score
3.32 3.318968629
Global Rank 122
Lowest Arab LDC Country Djibouti
Score
1.82 1.819284229
Global Rank 161
Economies per capita
High-Income Andorra, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Barbados, Belgium, Brunei Darussalam, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, Monaco, Nauru, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Oman, Palau, Panama, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, St. Kitts and Nevis, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Slovak Republic, Korea, Rep.
7.34 7.34159925777193
Upper-Middle-Income Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belize, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, Ecuador, Equatorial Guinea, Fiji, Gabon, Georgia, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Indonesia, Iran, Islamic Rep., Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Libya, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mexico, Montenegro, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, Russian Federation, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Serbia, Suriname, Thailand, Tonga, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, Venezuela, South Africa, North Macedonia, Kosovo, Dominican Republic
5.06 5.05710802858334
Lower-Middle-Income Algeria, Angola, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Comoros, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eswatini, Ghana, Honduras, India, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Lesotho, Mauritania, Micronesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Moldova, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Timor-Leste, Tunisia, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zimbabwe, Uruguay, Zambia, State of Palestine, Congo, Rep., Papua New Guinea, Tanzania, Viet Nam
3.33 3.33230935373913
Low Income Afghanistan, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Rep., Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Korea Dem Rep., Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic, Tajikistan, Togo, Uganda, Yemen
2.13 2.12917923717826
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, South Sudan, Sudan, Suriname, Syrian Arab Republic, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States, Venezuela, Yemen, Slovak Republic, Viet Nam
5.36 5.3550591079375
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, Cote d'Ivoire, Croatia, Cyprus, 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, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Zimbabwe, Uruguay, Zambia, Central African Republic, Czech Republic, South Africa, State of Palestine, North Macedonia, Hong Kong SAR, Kosovo, Puerto Rico, Taiwan, Korea Dem Rep., Tanzania
4.73 4.73405375349182
Oil Exporting Best Country Denmark
Score
8.74 8.741569714
Global Rank 3
Oil Exporting Worst Country Chad
Score
1.09 1.093662847
Global Rank 174
Oil Importing Best Country Korea, Rep.
Score
8.84 8.836449933
Global Rank 1
Oil Importing Worst Country Niger
Score
1.08 1.077976158
Global Rank 175
OECD Information icon
OECD Average
7.6 7.600735896
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
7.73 7.73300240593939
OECD Developing Average Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Korea, Rep., Turkey
6.18 6.1823165306
OECD Best Country Korea, Rep.
Score
8.84 8.836449933
Global Rank 1
OECD Worst Country Mexico
Score
4.87 4.873433897
Global Rank 92
OECD Developed Best Country Iceland
Score
8.83 8.825413986
Global Rank 2
OECD Developed Worst Country Mexico
Score
4.87 4.873433897
Global Rank 92
OECD Developing Best Country Korea, Rep.
Score
8.84 8.836449933
Global Rank 1
OECD Developing Worst Country Mexico
Score
4.87 4.873433897
Global Rank 92
East Asia and Pacific Information icon
Simple Average
5.37
Highest Ranked Country Country Korea Dem Rep.
Score 8.84
Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Lao PDR
Score 2.45
Rank 144
Europe and Central Asia Information icon
Simple Average
6.99
Highest Ranked Country Country Iceland
Score 8.83
Rank 2
Lowest Ranked Country Country Kyrgyz Republic
Score 3.99
Rank 113
Latin America and The Caribbean Information icon
Simple Average
4.8
Highest Ranked Country Country Barbados
Score 7.18
Rank 35
Lowest Ranked Country Country Cuba
Score 2.73
Rank 135
North America Information icon
Simple Average
7.9
Highest Ranked Country Country United States
Score 8.17
Rank 15
Lowest Ranked Country Country Canada
Score 7.62
Rank 26
South Asia Information icon
Simple Average
3.24
Highest Ranked Country Country Maldives
Score 5.03
Rank 86
Lowest Ranked Country Country Afghanistan
Score 1.72
Rank 164
Sub-Saharan Africa Information icon
Simple Average
2.56
Highest Ranked Country Country Mauritius
Score 5.54
Rank 73
Lowest Ranked Country Country Niger
Score 1.08
Rank 175
Organization of Islamic Cooperation Information icon
Simple Average
3.83
Highest Ranked Country Country Bahrain
Score 7.46
Rank 29
Lowest Ranked Country Country Niger
Score 1.08
Rank 175
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