2019
| International Property Rights Index

Sierra Leone

Region

Africa

Global Rank

88/131

Regional Rank

11/28

SIERRA LEONE

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 88 of 129

Region Rank: 12 of 28

 

Sierra Leone’s IPRI score increased by 0.219 to 4.860 placing it 12th in the Africa region and 88th in the world. Sierra leone is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Low income country.

Sierra Leone’s Legal and Political Subindex score increased by 0.363 to 4.103 with scores of 3.689 in Judicial Independence, 3.427 in Rule of Law, 3.821 in Control of Corruption, and 5.476 in Political Stability.

Sierra Leone’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.122 to 5.221 with scores of 4.653 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.158 in Registering Property, and 2.851 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Sierra Leone’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.171 to 5.257 with scores of 4.314 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.20 in Patent Protection, and data in Copyright Protection.

Sierra Leone is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Economic Community Of West African States

Sierra Leone - IPRI Overall Score

Sierra Leone - IPRI Overall Score

  • 1: IPRI
  • 2: Legal and Political Subindex
  • 3. Judicial Independence
  • 4. Rule of Law
  • 5. Control of Corruption
  • 6. Political Stability
  • 7. Physical Property Rights Subindex
  • 8. Property Rights Protection
  • 9. Registering Property
  • 10. Ease of Access to Loans
  • 11. Intellectual Property Rights Subindex
  • 12. Intellectual Property Rights
  • 13. Patent Protection
  • 14. Copyright Piracy

Sierra Leone - IPRI Overall Score

Sierra Leone - Legal and Political Environmental

Sierra Leone - Physical Property Rights

Sierra Leone - Intellectual Property Rights