Key Indicators
Income Group Lower middle-income
Regional Group Africa
Population (Total) 1,160,164
GDP (current US$, millions) 10,092
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 8,955

Performance Overview

ISO3

SWZ

Country

Eswatini

Score

28.76

Rank

121

Technology

23.36

People

31.22

Governance

30.01

Impact

30.44

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 23.36
SCORERANK

Access

26.91 125

1. Mobile tariffs

39.69105

2. Handset prices

25.50115

3. Households with internet access

26.85101

4. SMS sent by population 15-69

n/an/a

5. Population covered by at least a 3G mobile network

n/an/a

6. International internet bandwidth

n/an/a

7. Internet access in schools

15.5956

Content

25.91 94

1. GitHub commits

3.0868

2. Wikipedia edits

66.4545

3. Internet domain registrations

0.53102

4. Mobile apps development

54.62106

5. AI scientific publications

4.86121

Future technologies

17.26 118

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

22.76113

2. Investment in emerging technologies

11.76127

3. Robot density

n/an/a

4. Computer software spending

n/an/a
Pillar: People 31.22
SCORERANK

Individuals

39.19 111

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

n/an/a

2. ICT skills

n/an/a

3. Use of virtual social networks

28.27103

4. Tertiary enrollment

4.17115

5. Adult literacy rate

85.1265

Business

33.56 84

1. Firms with website

61.3352

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

27.5962

3. Professionals

28.5358

4. Technicians and associate professionals

16.80101

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

n/an/a

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

n/an/a

Governments

20.90 118

1. Government online services

47.27104

2. Publication and use of open data

n/an/a

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

20.34102

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

15.9882
Pillar: Governance 30.01
SCORERANK

Trust

27.15 104

1. Secure internet servers

37.51100

2. Cybersecurity

16.79117

3. Online access to financial account

n/an/a

4. Internet shopping

n/an/a

Regulation

30.51 126

1. Regulatory quality

24.45106

2. ICT regulatory environment

61.96111

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

11.50114

4. E-commerce legislation

n/an/a

5. Privacy protection by law content

54.6493

Inclusion

32.35 121

1. E-Participation

43.21103

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

n/an/a

3. Availability of local online content

21.50123

4. Gender gap in Internet use

n/an/a

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

n/an/a
Pillar: Impact 30.44
SCORERANK

Economy

11.07 129

1. High-tech and medium-high-tech manufacturing

1.04104

2. High-tech exports

4.43105

3. PCT patent applications

34.7664

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

n/an/a

5. Prevalence of gig economy

10.79118

6. ICT services exports

4.34121

Quality of life

26.29 129

1. Happiness

26.14112

2. Freedom to make life choices

37.65121

3. Income inequality

21.88114

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

19.48128

SDG Contribution

53.96 91

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

57.3890

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

n/an/a

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

29.7173

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

78.9955

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

49.76123

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