All Properties compete on four different geographic levels, selected by participants:
International Level – Include all continents, regions and countries.
Continental Level – Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, South America, Australia.
Regions Level – Northern America, Central America, Caribbean, South America, Northern Africa, West & Central Africa, Southern Africa, Middle East, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Indian Ocean Islands, Central & South Asia, Northeastern Asia, Southeastern Asia, Australasia, South Pacific & Oceania.
Countries Level – Include all 195 recognized countries.
Only entries competing in the same geographic level compete against each other.
International level is applied by default to all participating Properties, while Continental, Region and Country level is available as an option.