According to the results of the 2019 Digital Economy and Society Index, which monitors Europe’s overall digital performance, countries that have set up ambitious targets in line with the Digital Single Market Strategy and combined them with adapted investment achieved a better performance.
The report also shows that more than one third of Europeans in the active labour force do not have basic digital skill, and that connectivity has improved, but remains insufficient to address fast-growing needs.
More on the Member States’ progress and convergence can be found online.