Key Indicators
Income Group Lower middle-income
Regional Group Asia & Pacific
Population (Total) 29,136,808
GDP (current US$, millions) 103,359
GDP per capita, PPP (current international $) 3,586

Performance Overview

ISO3

NPL

Country

Nepal

Score

32.36

Rank

115

Technology

21.10

People

30.61

Governance

36.62

Impact

41.12

Strength / Weakness

Pillar: Technology 21.10
SCORERANK

Access

20.06 130

1. Mobile tariffs

43.2197

2. Handset prices

16.84121

3. Households with internet access

17.74110

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

2.4350

7. Internet access in schools

n/an/a

Content

24.85 97

1. GitHub commits

2.1679

2. Wikipedia edits

26.78106

3. Internet domain registrations

0.7498

4. Mobile apps development

66.9188

5. AI scientific publications

27.6785

Future technologies

18.39 115

1. Adoption of emerging technologies

27.45107

2. Investment in emerging technologies

26.30105

3. Robot density

n/an/a

4. Computer software spending

1.42113
Pillar: People 30.61
SCORERANK

Individuals

47.09 100

1. Active mobile broadband subscriptions

77.7945

2. ICT skills

n/an/a

3. Use of virtual social networks

43.0495

4. Tertiary enrollment

8.80102

5. Adult literacy rate

58.7192

Business

18.97 124

1. Firms with website

19.21104

2. GERD financed by business enterprise

n/an/a

3. Professionals

19.2783

4. Technicians and associate professionals

18.4495

5. Annual investment in telecommunication services

n/an/a

6. GERD performed by business enterprise

n/an/a

Governments

25.78 105

1. Government online services

38.18113

2. Publication and use of open data

15.2581

3. Government promotion of investment in emerging tech

23.9299

4. R&D expenditure by governments and higher education

n/an/a
Pillar: Governance 36.62
SCORERANK

Trust

23.80 107

1. Secure internet servers

42.6391

2. Cybersecurity

44.0296

3. Online access to financial account

6.34112

4. Internet shopping

2.20113

Regulation

48.59 109

1. Regulatory quality

22.02111

2. ICT regulatory environment

57.65117

3. Legal framework's adaptability to emerging technologies

24.7095

4. E-commerce legislation

100.001

5. Privacy protection by law content

38.61116

Inclusion

37.47 113

1. E-Participation

34.56112

2. Socioeconomic gap in use of digital payments

36.2592

3. Availability of local online content

34.35108

4. Gender gap in Internet use

n/an/a

5. Rural gap in uses of digital payments

44.73105
Pillar: Impact 41.12
SCORERANK

Economy

17.59 120

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

5.8494

2. High-tech exports

2.19118

3. PCT patent applications

n/an/a

4. Growth rate of GDP per person engaged

n/an/a

5. Prevalence of gig economy

23.33105

6. ICT services exports

39.0038

Quality of life

63.70 76

1. Happiness

48.4077

2. Freedom to make life choices

70.4778

3. Income inequality

78.6534

4. Healthy life expectancy at birth

57.2897

SDG Contribution

42.08 114

1. SDG 3: Good Health and Well-Being

32.79107

2. SDG 4: Quality Eduucation

n/an/a

3. Females employed with advanced degrees

9.54101

4. SDG 7: Affordable and Clean Energy

48.72114

4. SDDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities

77.2678

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