Statista’s new annual TIME World’s Best Companies list ranks 750 of the world’s top performing companies
(New York, NY—September 12, 2023) Today, TIME debuts The world’s best companies 2023, in partnership with Statista, a leading international provider of market and consumer data and rankings. The new annual ranking leverages Statista’s comprehensive research to identify top-performing companies around the world.
“We combine TIME’s editorial expertise with Statista’s trusted data collection and analysis to provide our readers with this informative ranking that helps them better understand the many companies that play a role in today’s lives. We are delighted to be able to do this,” said TIME Senior Editor Emma Barker Bonomo.
In addition to the World’s Best Companies list, TIME and Statista plan to partner in the future to create quantitative lists on a variety of topics.
Highlights from TIME magazine’s 2023 World’s Best Companies list include:
- Microsoft ranked #1 for overall and employee satisfaction.
- Apple, the world’s most valuable company, ranked second overall.
- Accenture ranked highest in ESG scores and fifth overall.
To create the TIME World’s Best Companies list, Statista evaluated companies based on three key dimensions: eEmployee satisfaction, revenue growth, and sustainability (ESG). Click here for the complete methodology.
This new quantitative study, in partnership with Statista, is separate from the annual TIME100 Most Influential Companies list. This list is unranked and chosen by our editors based on news.
See the list of TIME World’s Best Companies here.
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Statista publishes hundreds of global industry rankings and company listings with high-profile media partners. This research and analysis service builds on the success of statista.com, a leading data and business intelligence portal offering statistics, business-related data, and a variety of market and consumer research and surveys.