16. January 2017, Davos, Switzerland. The Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI) is an annual benchmarking report that measures the ability of countries to compete for talent. The report ranks 118 countries according to their ability to grow, attract and retain talent.Much more than an international league table of talent, the GTCI report provides a tool-kit for governments, businesses and non-profit organisations throughout the world. Its wealth of data, analysis and national scoreboards is intended to help countries overcome talent mismatches and be competitive in the global marketplace.


View over Copenhagen

View over Copenhagen

Pay special attention to the overall ranking of the city of Copenhagen, Denmark and the country ranking of the Nordic countries:

  • Sweden
  • Denmark
  • Norway

Year by year these 3 countries outcompetes major nations and have become the highest ranking sub-region worldwide.


Link to 344 pages report

Source: INSEAD Global Indices