Global Competitiveness Report 2014-2015 which assesses the
competitiveness landscape of 144 economies has placed Mauritius 39th in
the Global Competitiveness Index and 1st in Sub Saharan Africa.
Mauritius has moved up 6 places in this Index published by the World
Economic Forum. Ranked first in Sub-Saharan Africa for the second year,
Mauritius has consolidated its position as the Sub-Saharan African
leader in competitiveness. The top 10 countries in terms of
competitiveness are Switzerland, Singapore, United States, Finland,
Germany, Japan, Hong Kong SAR, Netherlands, United Kingdom and Sweden.