- The UK’s safety rating has slipped from 63rd to 78th
- The UK’s international openness has slipped from 11th to 20th
- The UK’s Price competitiveness remains thesecond worst behind that of Switzerland
- The UK’s Tourism Service Infrastructure has improved markedly from 37th to 7th due to major up-ratings of rental car companies and ATM availability.
- The UK still ranks at the bottom of the table for Airport charges and fuel prices.