Region: Europe and North America

Classification of economies by geographic region is based on that of the United Nations Statistics Division.

High Income

Based on the income levels set out by the World Economic Forum (WEF) in its Global Competitiveness Report. However, the groupings are slightly different due to the numbers of economies covered. For GEM, the low income group contains both those classified as low income and lower middle by WEF, and the middle income group has those that WEF groups as upper middle. High income is the same for both GEM and WEF.

Population: 0.9 million
GDP: $19.3 billion
GDP Per Capita: $22,588

Cyprus Reports

Report information
GEM Cyprus Report 2017/2018
Report information
  • Year of publication: 2016
  • Category: National Reports
  • Language: English
  • Upload date: 2017-06-21

  • The GEM Cyprus 2016/2017 report is the first participation of Cyprus in GEM. It is the first step in measuring entrepreneurial activity in Cyprus and its impact on the economy as well as comparing Cyprus’ entrepreneurial indexes with respect to other economies. Improving the entrepreneurial environment in Cyprus is one of the important pillars of the Cyprus Presidency and GEM Cyprus 2016/2017 aspires to contribute towards this direction.
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Cyprus Report 2016–2017