E-Government Development Index (EGDI) is based on the United Nations E-Government Survey. It compares the e-government effectiveness in the delivery of public services for all UN Member States and serves as a tool for countries to learn from each other.
Methodology: The EGDI is a weighted average of normalizd scores of the three movest important dimensions of e-government:
- Adequacy of telecommunications infrastructure, indicated by the Telecommunication Infrastructure Index (TII)
- Ability of human resources to promote and use ICTs, indicated by the Human Capital Index (HCI)
- Availability of online services and content, indicated by the Online Service Index (OSI)
Source: United Nations E-Government Survey, find the 2018 Report here. For a more detailed description of the methodology please refer to the original source.