ICT Development Index scores and data 2015

A series of data for the Lower Mekong extracted from the 2015 ITU report on ICT development. It includes broadband internet pricing, internet speeds and the ICT Development Index rankings and scores for each country. Collated for visualizations on OD Mekong Science and technology page (https://opendevelopmentmekong.net/topics/science-technology/).

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Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset topic category Science and technology
Language
  • English
Dataset reference date 04/19/2016
Temporal extent's start date 01/01/2014
Temporal extent's end date 01/01/2014
GeoNames
  • Cambodia
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Myanmar
  • Thailand
  • Viet Nam
Positional Accuracy Myanmar data on cost as a percentage of GNI per capita is an ODI calculation based on World Bank data showing a 2014 GNI p.c. of $1,270. It therefore may use a slightly different calculation method from the original source report.
Logical Consistency Myanmar data on cost as a percentage of GNI per capita is an ODI calculation based on World Bank data showing a 2014 GNI p.c. of $1,270. It therefore may use a slightly different calculation method from the original source report.
Process Step Copied from the relevant tables in the ITU source report. Broadband costs taken from: Table 4.4 Fixed-broadband sub-basket, 2014; Table 4.8 Mobile-broadband prices, prepaid handset-based, 500MB, 2014. Data for each country copied into a separate Excel spreadsheet.
Lineage Source: International Telecommunication Union (ITU). Measuring the Information Society Report, 2015. http://www.itu.int/en/ITU-D/Statistics/Documents/publications/misr2015/MISR2015-w5.pdf
Responsible party ODI researcher: David Hill ITU:
Attributes Excel spreadsheet with multiple tabs for different datasets relating to ICT Development Index, Internet speed, and Internet costs. Separate tab for notes and sources.
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Date Uploaded April 26, 2016, 10:21 (UTC)
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