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Awards & Accolades for Denmark

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Home to the worlds most happiest people and the least corrupt country in the world. These are just some of the titles and awards that Denmark has received the last few years.

Conferences, events & business

2020 - Denmark is the world's least corrupt nation in 2019

2019 - Denmark is 9th best in global AI ready governments index

2019 - Denmark is the 4th most digital country in Europe

2019 - Danish business culture is ranked the easiest in the world

2019Denmark is the world's least corrupt nation in 2018

2018 - Denmark has the world’s flattest work hierarchy

2018 - Denmark ranks 10th in the world among the most competitive nations

2017 - Denmark is the second most innovative country in the EU (European Innovation Scoreboard)

2017 - Denmark tops Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2017

2017 - Denmark is the world's 7th most competitive country (IMD World Competitiveness Ranking)

2017 - Denmark is the most digital country in the EU (Digital Economy and Society Index)

2017 -Denmark is the least corrupt country in the world (Corruption Perception Index 2016)

2016 - Denmark is the 6th best country for business (Forbes)

2016 - Denmark is the easiest country for business in Europe and 3rd worldwide (Doing Business, World Bank)

2016 - Denmark ranks fourth of 152 countries in innovation index (Indigo Index)

2016 - Denmark is the 2nd strongest engineering nation in the world (Engineering Index, CEBR)

2016 - Denmark is no. 2 in European Innovation Scoreboard

2016 - Denmark is no. 8 in Global Innovation Index (GII by Cornell University, INSEAD & WIPO) 

2016 - Denmark has the 2nd most competitive economy in the EU (World Competitiveness Index by IMD)

2016 - Denmark’s biotech sector is no. 2 in the world (Scientific American Worldview 2015 Scorecard)

2016 - Denmark is the most digital country in the EU (Digital Economy and Society Index 2016)

2016 - Denmark once again tops Forbes' Best Countries for Business list (Forbes)

Lifestyle, livability & design

Climate & sustainability