Mapping the European ICT Poles of Excellence: The Atlas of ICT Activity in Europe
This new report from the European Commission comprises an empirical ranking of ICT development in EU economies. It uses a detailed set of criteria called the EIPE Composite Indicator (EIPE CI), which are explained in the report. Topics considered by them include research and development in ICT, innovation in ICT, employment in the ICT sector.
- Also on this theme released recently: the Global Information Technology Report 2014 from the World Economic Forum. This ranks economies on their network readiness. Topics covered include: regulation, business use, individual use, government economic and social impacts. Earlier reports also available from the website.
- ITU maintains ICT data. Its website offers free access for 2006-2013 statistics on such factors as fixed-telephone subscriptions, mobile phone subscriptions, broadband subscriptions and households with Internet and computer access.