Cambodia is a minor power in Asia.
Its overall score declined by 0.4 points compared to 2019.
In 2020, Cambodia saw its greatest improvement in military capability, future resources and defence networks, where it moved up one place as a result of deepening ties with China in particular. However, it has also slipped by one place in the economic capability and resilience measures relative to 2019.
Cambodia exerts less influence in the region than expected given its available resources, as indicated by the country’s negative power gap score.
Read more analysis in the Key Findings report. Explore further results in the Scores section.
A country’s weighted average across eight measures of power