The United States ranks as the most competitive of the 12 countries studied. However, the accounts balance, and balance of trade are the worst of the 12 countries studied.

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COLOR CODING
GreenRanked first for statistic
RedRanked last for statistic
 GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS REPORT 2018
COMPETITIVENESS SCORECOMPETITIVENESS BY RANKINNOVATION CAPABILITY BY RANK
Australia791418
Canada801213
Denmark811012
France781711
Germany8331
Italy713122
Japan8256
Netherlands8269
Norway781620
Sweden8295
United Kingdom8287
United States8612

Sources:

Global Competitiveness Report 2018