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Title: INFORM GRI 2018 release


The results of the global INFORM model are available on the INFORM website ( Results are available in the following formats: - Excel spreadsheet of each release (including all source data and calculations) - API (including all the releases) The global INFORM model is updated twice per year. From 2016, the main annual release will be in September, with a mid-year release in March. The global INFORM model covers 191 countries. The results are a risk profile for every country, which consists of a value between 0-10 for the INFORM Risk Index and all of its underlying dimensions, categories, components and indicators.

Luca Vernaccini
Montserrat Marin Ferrer
Tom De Groeve
Stefano Luoni
Joaquin Bejar Garcia
How to cite
Vernaccini, Luca; Marin Ferrer, Montserrat; De Groeve, Tom; Luoni, Stefano; Bejar Garcia, Joaquin (2017):  INFORM GRI 2018 release. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID:
Related resources

Data access

  • INFORM GRI 2018, Excel Excel XLS

    The Excel sheet contains all the source data and the calculation steps for functional levels, categories and dimensions.


    INFORM is open, also for integration in other applications. INFORM has an API that allows access to INFORM data for programmers. Currently, a json API is available for reading data.


  • publication INFORM Index for Risk Management: Concept and Methodology, Version 2017

    Marin Ferrer M, Vernaccini L and Poljansek K. INFORM Index for Risk Management: Concept and Methodology, Version 2017 . EUR 28655 EN. Luxembourg (Luxembourg): Publications Office of the European Union; 2017. JRC106949


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Additional information
Last modified 2017-09-01
Issue date 2017-09-01
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Geographic area World
Temporal coverage

From: 2010-01-01 – To: 2017-09-01

Update frequency semiannual
Language English
Data theme(s) International issues; Science and technology

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