Property Rights Index



Region:  Africa

Global Rank: 80 of 125

Regional Rank: 7 of 26


Senegal’s IPRI score increased by 0.067 to 5.009 placing it 7th in the Africa region and 80th in the world. Senegal is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Low income country.


Senegal’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.03 to 4.711 with scores of 4.502 in Judicial Independence, 4.626 in Rule of Law, 4.774 in Political Stability, and 4.941 in Control of Corruption.


Senegal’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.232 to 5.806 with scores of 5.452 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.186 in Registering Property, and 3.780 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Senegal’s Intellectual Property Rights did not change and remained at 4.510 with scores of 5.498 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.533 in Patent Protection, and 2.5 in Copyright Protection.


Senegal is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Economic Community of West African States

Senegal - IPRI Overall Score

Senegal - IPRI Overall Score

Senegal - Legal and Political Environmental

Senegal - Physical Property Rights

Senegal -Intellectual Property Rights