2.1. DESI 2022 Index

The DESI index makes it possible to measure the level of digitization of the economy and society of a territory. In 2022, Catalonia reached 63.96%, putting it in fifth place in the ranking that groups the states of the EU-27. The mean value of these states is 52.27%.

As can be seen in Graph 1, which shows the DESI value of each state broken down into the four dimensions, the leading state is Finland (69.59%), followed by Denmark (69.33%), the Netherlands (67, 37%) and Sweden (65.22%). Catalonia is, along with Ireland (62.74%), among the leading states.

Graph 1.