2.2.4. Integration of Digital Technology

This dimension includes two sub-dimensions: Business digitization and e-Commerce. The first sub-dimension considers the use of a number of technologies in companies and the second sub-dimension measures online sales of Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). This is the worst dimension for Catalonia in terms of the set of dimensions as a whole.

In regards to the Integration of digital technology in companies, Catalonia reaches a value of 48.30% and holds the eleventh position; a slight advantage over the European average of 41.37%. Ireland (74.32%), Finland (67.04%), Belgium (65.87%), the Netherlands (65.75%), and Denmark (65.15%) are the states with the highest levels of technological integration in companies.

Graph 6.