Something called the “Good Country Index” ranks the U.S. at #38 in “Science and Technology,” while the #1 country in that category is the Ukraine

This is the link to wikipedia’s article on something called the “Good Country Index.”

For the year 2017 (the most recent year available), in the category called “Science and Technology,” the U.S. is ranked all the way down at #38.

Meanwhile, the #1 country in that same category is the Ukraine.

Those two facts are enough to tell me that the “Good Country Index” has no credibility whatsoever.

If you’re interested in other indexes that do have a lot of credibility, I recommend these three:

Index of Economic Freedom

Freedom in the World

Corruption Perceptions Index

December 29, 2018. Tags: , , , , , , , . Economics, Politics, Science, Technology.

2 Comments

  1. hmichaelh replied:

    This index is so ridiculous I don’t know why I even opened it to study it. First of all, it’s a UN-sponsored POS. Nothing the UN publishes is worth a damn. I continue to want the USA out of the UN and the UN out of the USA. This particular index is so convoluted it makes all the phony studies they have done on Global Warming look reasonable.

  2. gregdougall replied:

    Coal powered locomotive is of highest qvality and technologie of future!

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