Next Eleven

DEFINITION of 'Next Eleven'

Also known as N-11, these are the eleven countries that, according to a Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (GS) prognosis, have the potential to become the world's largest economies in the 21st century. These are: Bangladesh, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, the Philippines, Turkey, South Korea and Vietnam.


Goldman Sachs made its prediction in 2005, using such criteria as trade openness, economic and political stability, and quality of education.