Top Rankings

2018 Total Workforce Index™ Top 25 Market Rankings

Top 25 Markets for Total Workforce Engagement Most of the markets in the top 25 (excepting however, those in the top 5) are in Europe,...

Top 5 Markets

Top 5 – Productivity – 2018 Total Workforce Index

Comparison of the Top Five Markets for Workforce Productivity Productivity is a category influenced by all three of the other categories. When the perfect mix...
Top 10 Markets for Total Workforce Engagement The markets that rank highest in the Total Workforce Index™ are those with the highest relative performance across all four categories. The ability to perform well across two or more of the four...

Category Insights

Regional Insights

Americas Regional Overview – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

Americas Overview Although many South and Central American markets pose challenges for global employers, such as limited skills availability, low productivity and more complex regulations,...

APAC Regional Overview – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

APAC Overview The Asian Pacific region is consistently thought of as the primary destination for outsourcing and offshoring of business processes across many industries. In...

EMEA Regional Overview – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

EMEA Overview The use of cross border migration is growing across this region following a lull over the past few years amid uncertainty attributed to...

2018 Total Workforce Index Country Profiles

2017 Total Workforce Index Country Profiles

About the Total Workforce Index

Introduction to 2018 Total Workforce Index™

from Becky Frankiewicz... Today’s business environment is as complex as it is unpredictable. Technological disruption opens new opportunities for businesses to grow and create value, provided...

About the Total Workforce Index™

In 2013 ManpowerGroup Solutions launched the Contingent Workforce Index. This annual index was developed to provide an in-depth review of the global contingent labor...

Annual Reports – Total Workforce Index™

View the published excerpt of the 2018 Total Workforce Index™, as well as the complete historical Total and Contingent Workforce Index reports. 2013 Contingent Workforce...

Methodology of the 2018 Total Workforce Index™

The Total Workforce Index™ scores each market on more than 90 unique factors. Each of these statistical factors is carefully weighted and grouped under...

Total Talent Conclusion – 2018 Total Workforce Index™

The 2018 Total Workforce Index™ suggests that there is increased investment by employers hiring in low cost markets as they continue to seek expanded...