Property Rights Index



Region:  Western Europe

Global Rank: 4 of 125

Regional Rank: 3 of 19


Norway’s IPRI score decreased by -0.08 to 8.450 placing it 3rd in the Western Europe region and 4th in the world. Norway is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


Norway’s Legal and Political Subindex did not change and remained at 8.797 with scores of 9.270 in Judicial Independence, 9.040 in Rule of Law, 7.481 in Political Stability, and 9.398 in Control of Corruption.


Norway’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.02 to 8.483 with scores of 8.611 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.936 in Registering Property, and 6.903 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Norway’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.21 to 8.070 with scores of 7.926 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.583 in Patent Protection, and 7.7 in Copyright Protection.


Norway is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • European Free Trade Association

Norway - IPRI Overall Score

Norway - IPRI Overall Score

Norway - Legal and Political Environmental

Norway - Physical Property Rights

Norway -Intellectual Property Rights