In 2021 , Spain fell three positions to 39 th out of 64 countries analysed , its worst position since 2014 . A significant deterioration in the economic performance indicators (from 31 st to 42 nd) and governmental efficiency (from 44 th to 49 th).
The average GMW increase in 2021 is 3% with a range of +16.3% for Latvia to -4.1% for Hungary. Among the countries with GMWs above the average, Belgiumand Spain have maintained their levels without any variation.
Note: EU countries with GMW plus the United Kingdom. There is no fixed GMW rate by law in Austria, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Sweden and Norway.