Property Rights Index



Region:  Western Europe

Global Rank: 16 of 125

Regional Rank: 10 of 19


Germany’s IPRI score decreased by -0.04 to 7.909 placing it 10th in the Western Europe region and 16th in the world. Germany is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


Germany’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.06 to 7.777 with scores of 7.527 in Judicial Independence, 8.213 in Rule of Law, 6.713 in Political Stability, and 8.653 in Control of Corruption.


Germany’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.05 to 7.607 with scores of 7.598 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.300 in Registering Property, and 6.923 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Germany’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.03 to 8.343 with scores of 7.898 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 9.333 in Patent Protection, and 7.8 in Copyright Protection.


Germany is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • EU

Germany - IPRI Overall Score

Germany - IPRI Overall Score

Germany - Legal and Political Environmental

Germany - Physical Property Rights

Germany -Intellectual Property Rights