The Oriental Republic of Uruguay has demonstrated that it is not necessary to be one of the economic powerhouses of a region to take big steps toward integrating the country, particularly the government, into a knowledge-based society. The 3 factors that have immensely contributed to the success of Uruguay’s Digital government programs are –  Political support at the highest level, excellent leaders with experience in business, ICT and public service and well developed local ICT industry.

OURData Index (OECD)
1 %
Internet Penetration
1 %
Home Cell Phone Access
Digital Adoption Index
1 %
Overall Literacy

Vision and Strategy

Key Regulations

Infrastructure Blocks

e-Government Services

Standards and Best Practices

Institutions and Organization

Key Links