Property Rights Index



Region:  Asia and Oceania

Global Rank: 5 of 125

Regional Rank: 2 of 19


Singapore’s IPRI score increased by 0.046 to 8.404 placing it 2nd in the Asia and Oceania region and 5th in the world. Singapore is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


Singapore’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.140 to 8.440 with scores of 7.791 in Judicial Independence, 8.664 in Rule of Law, 8.164 in Political Stability, and 9.141 in Control of Corruption.


Singapore’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.019 to 8.722 with scores of 8.927 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.819 in Registering Property, and 7.421 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Singapore’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.01 to 8.051 with scores of 8.737 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.416 in Patent Protection, and 7 in Copyright Protection.


Singapore is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Association of Southeast Asian Nations
  • Comprehensive and Progresive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership

Singapore - IPRI Overall Score

Singapore - IPRI Overall Score

Singapore - Legal and Political Environmental

Singapore - Physical Property Rights

Singapore -Intellectual Property Rights