Key Indicators
Income Group High-income
Regional Group Europe
Population (Total) 441,539
GDP (current US$, millions) 21,627
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 43,087

Performance Overview

ISO3

MLT

Country

Malta

Score

66.30

Rank

27

Technology

61.70

People

60.40

Governance

73.42

Impact

69.67

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 61.70
SCORERANK

Access

75.75 41

1. Mobile tariffs

57.5068

2. Handset prices

62.3451

3. Households with internet access

90.5232

4. SMS sent by population 15-69

68.40109

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

100.001

6. International internet bandwidth

n/an/a

7. Internet access in schools

n/an/a

Content

61.52 23

1. GitHub commits

43.4620

2. Wikipedia edits

80.1317

3. Internet domain registrations

56.8813

4. Mobile apps development

94.4017

5. AI scientific publications

32.7278

Future technologies

47.82 26

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

61.5137

2. Investment in emerging technologies

53.6738

3. Robot density

n/an/a

4. Computer software spending

28.2734
Pillar: People 60.40
SCORERANK

Individuals

68.88 44

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

39.94121

2. ICT skills

70.5420

3. Use of virtual social networks

95.844

4. Tertiary enrollment

45.1040

5. Adult literacy rate

92.9650

Business

55.33 33

1. Firms with website

85.4013

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

73.7114

3. Professionals

45.9226

4. Technicians and associate professionals

63.4921

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

n/an/a

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

8.1644

Governments

56.99 31

1. Government online services

80.6140

2. Publication and use of open data

n/an/a

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

73.4214

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

16.9378
Pillar: Governance 73.42
SCORERANK

Trust

67.64 35

1. Secure internet servers

76.2838

2. Cybersecurity

83.3657

3. Online access to financial account

51.1731

4. Internet shopping

59.7425

Regulation

78.25 29

1. Regulatory quality

67.1638

2. ICT regulatory environment

95.2910

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

67.0221

4. E-commerce legislation

100.001

5. Privacy protection by law content

61.7881

Inclusion

74.38 37

1. E-Participation

82.7138

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

79.4333

3. Availability of local online content

66.4353

4. Gender gap in Internet use

68.3323

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

74.9733
Pillar: Impact 69.67
SCORERANK

Economy

47.05 40

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

48.7630

2. High-tech exports

43.0940

3. PCT patent applications

76.7320

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

37.02112

5. Prevalence of gig economy

62.5233

6. ICT services exports

14.1594

Quality of life

84.53 16

1. Happiness

63.3743

2. Freedom to make life choices

94.2416

3. Income inequality

89.3215

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

91.1713

SDG Contribution

77.42 28

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

88.5218

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

50.9341

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

52.7242

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

98.242

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

96.7116

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