These maps demonstrate three dimensions of national digital dependence from 2010 to 2019. They offer answers to the following questions:
1. How much do countries depend on foreign digital technologies?
2. How much do countries depend on the ICT goods from the US, the EU, and China?
3. How much do countries depend on global platform companies?
More detailed information will be shown by clicking on countries on the map.
This map demonstrates the market share of platform companies for products such as tablets, smartphones, desktop OS, Mobile OS, social media, search engines, and browsers. It shows to what extent each country is dependent on foreign platform companies. Overall, most countries are over 80% dependent (DDI value 0.8) on foreign platform companies.