In the “Top 100 Global Technology Leaders” ranking published by Thomson Reuters that aims “at identifying the industry’s top financially successful and organizationally sound organizations”, Taiwan ranked 2nd in the world (tied with Japan) after the United States.
Based on “49 indicators covering digital security, health security, infrastructure security and personal security,” Taipei placed 22nd overall in the the Safe Cities Index 2017 published by the Economist Intelligence Unit.
CNN lists ten things that Taiwan excels at, many of which are relevant to tourists visiting the island.
In the rankings published by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Taiwan earned the top spot in terms of “female access to the internet, average fixed broadband latency and average mobile latency” and placed 16th overall out of 75 countries.
In a study of 87 countries worldwide in late 2016 and early 2017, Taiwan ranked 11th in overall mobile data speed defined as “the average mobile data connection a user experiences based on both the speeds and availability of a country’s 3G and 4G networks.”