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

Rwanda is a low income country. It has a GDP per capita of around 833.83 USD (2021) and HDI value of 0.54 (2019)

Index description

More and more in the world, public institutions are transforming their services to deliver them online. UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) develops this index to assess the digital government development of the 193 United Nations Member States in identifying their strengths, challenges and opportunities, as well as informing policies and strategies.

Results for Rwanda


2014 2016 2018 2020 Simulator
projection
Rank 125 138 120 130
Score
0.36Value: 0.3589
0.34Value: 0.339
0.46Value: 0.459
0.48Value: 0.4789
Value: 0.4789

Comparison benchmarks
KPI Information icon 2020
Weight Information icon Best Worst Aspirational value Information icon Rwanda
plus interface iconOnline Service Index (OSI)
Rank 88 / Score 0.62
Online Service IndexInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
1 0
0.62Worst: South Sudan 0
Best: Korea, Rep. 1
61.76%
0.62Value: 0.6176
plus interface iconTelecom Infrastrcuture Index (TII)
Rank 153 / Score 0.29
Mobile cellular telephone subscriptions per 100 inhabitants Information icon
Initial Value: 1
120 14.98
78.85Worst: Korea Dem Rep. 14.98
Best: Antigua and Barbuda 120
60.82%
78.85Value: 78.85
Percentage of Individuals using the InternetInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
99.65 0
21.77Worst: Korea Dem Rep. 0
Best: Qatar 99.65
21.85%
21.77Value: 21.77
Fixed (wired) broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitantsInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
51.24 0
0.06Worst: Chad 0
Best: Monaco 51.24
0.12%
0.06Value: 0.06
Active mobile-broadband subscriptions per 100 inhabitantsInformation icon
Initial Value: 1
120 0
39.01Worst: Eritrea 0
Best: Australia 120
32.51%
39.01Value: 39.01
plus interface iconHuman Capital Index (HCI)
Rank 157 / Score 0.53
Adult Literacy (%)Information icon
Initial Value: 1/3
100 19.1
73.22Worst: Niger 19.1
Best: Andorra 100
66.9%
73.22Value: 73.22
Gross Enrollment RatioInformation icon
Initial Value: 2/9
100 17
70.41Worst: Somalia 17
Best: Argentina 100
64.35%
70.41Value: 70.41
Expected Year of SchoolingInformation icon
Initial Value: 2/9
22.1 2.4
11.19Worst: Somalia 2.4
Best: Australia 22.1
44.62%
11.19Value: 11.19
Mean Year of SchoolingInformation icon
Initial Value: 2/9
14.15 0.97
4.34Worst: Somalia 0.97
Best: Germany 14.15
25.57%
4.34Value: 4.34
Index Global Highlights
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Global Details
Global Average
0.6 Value: 0.598766839378239
Developed Economies Average
0.86 0.864566666666667
Developing Economies Average
0.59 0.589844155844156
Highest Ranked Country Country Denmark
Score
0.98 0.9758
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country South Sudan
Score
0.09 0.0875
Global Rank 193
Highest Ranked Developed Country Country Denmark
Score
0.98 0.9758
Global Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Developed Country Country Romania
Score
0.76 0.7605
Global Rank 55
Highest Ranked Developing Country Country Korea, Rep.
Score
0.96 0.956
Global Rank 2
Lowest Ranked Developing Country Country Niger
Score
0.17 0.1661
Global Rank 188
Arab Region Details Information icon
Arab Average
0.52 0.521514285714286
Arab Diversified Lebanon, Egypt, State of Palestine, Jordan, Iraq
0.5 0.503775
Arab LDC Mauritania, Djibouti, Comoros, Somalia, Yemen, Sudan, Syrian Arab Republic
0.29 0.294314285714286
Highest Ranked Country Country United Arab Emirates
Score
0.86 0.8555
Global Rank 21
Lowest Ranked Country Country Somalia
Score
0.13 0.1293
Global Rank 191
Highest Arab Diversified Country Country Egypt
Score
0.55 0.5527
Global Rank 111
Lowest Arab Diversified Country Country Iraq
Score
0.44 0.436
Global Rank 143
Highest Arab LDC Country Syrian Arab Republic
Score
0.48 0.4763
Global Rank 131
Lowest Arab LDC Country Somalia
Score
0.13 0.1293
Global Rank 191
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.
0.81 0.809578333333334
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
0.62 0.624835849056604
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
0.5 0.500824
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
0.29 0.289168965517241
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
0.65 0.652939705882353
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
0.57 0.570308064516129
Oil Exporting Best Country Denmark
Score
0.98 0.9758
Global Rank 1
Oil Exporting Worst Country South Sudan
Score
0.09 0.0875
Global Rank 193
Oil Importing Best Country Korea, Rep.
Score
0.96 0.956
Global Rank 2
Oil Importing Worst Country Eritrea
Score
0.13 0.1292
Global Rank 192
OECD Information icon
OECD Average
0.86 0.862132432432432
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
0.87 0.867539393939394
OECD Developing Average Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Korea, Rep., Turkey
0.8 0.79984
OECD Best Country Denmark
Score
0.98 0.9758
Global Rank 1
OECD Worst Country Colombia
Score
0.72 0.7164
Global Rank 67
OECD Developed Best Country Denmark
Score
0.98 0.9758
Global Rank 1
OECD Developed Worst Country Mexico
Score
0.73 0.7291
Global Rank 61
OECD Developing Best Country Korea, Rep.
Score
0.96 0.956
Global Rank 2
OECD Developing Worst Country Colombia
Score
0.72 0.7164
Global Rank 67
East Asia and Pacific Information icon
Simple Average
0.64
Highest Ranked Country Country Australia
Score 0.94
Rank 5
Lowest Ranked Country Country Korea Dem Rep.
Score 0.22
Rank 187
Europe and Central Asia Information icon
Simple Average
0.8
Highest Ranked Country Country Denmark
Score 0.98
Rank 1
Lowest Ranked Country Country Turkmenistan
Score 0.4
Rank 158
Latin America and The Caribbean Information icon
Simple Average
0.63
Highest Ranked Country Country Uruguay
Score 0.85
Rank 26
Lowest Ranked Country Country Haiti
Score 0.27
Rank 180
North America Information icon
Simple Average
0.89
Highest Ranked Country Country United States
Score 0.93
Rank 9
Lowest Ranked Country Country Canada
Score 0.84
Rank 28
South Asia Information icon
Simple Average
0.53
Highest Ranked Country Country Sri Lanka
Score 0.67
Rank 85
Lowest Ranked Country Country Afghanistan
Score 0.32
Rank 169
Sub-Saharan Africa Information icon
Simple Average
0.41
Highest Ranked Country Country Mauritius
Score 0.72
Rank 63
Lowest Ranked Country Country Central African Republic
Score 0.14
Rank 190
Organization of Islamic Cooperation Information icon
Simple Average
0.5
Highest Ranked Country Country United Arab Emirates
Score 0.86
Rank 21
Lowest Ranked Country Country Somalia
Score 0.13
Rank 191
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