Property Rights Index



Region:  Middle East and North Africa

Global Rank: 75 of 125

Regional Rank: 10 of 15


Tunisia’s IPRI score increased by 0.016 to 5.097 placing it 10th in the Middle East and North Africa region and 75th in the world. Tunisia is classified by the IMF as part of the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.


Tunisia’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.023 to 4.479 with scores of 4.698 in Judicial Independence, 5.046 in Rule of Law, 3.410 in Political Stability, and 4.763 in Control of Corruption.


Tunisia’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.045 to 6.171 with scores of 5.830 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.743 in Registering Property, and 3.940 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Tunisia’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.01 to 4.640 with scores of 4.822 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.5 in Patent Protection, and 2.6 in Copyright Protection.


Tunisia is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Arab Maghreb Union

Tunisia - IPRI Overall Score

Tunisia - IPRI Overall Score

Tunisia - Legal and Political Environmental

Tunisia - Physical Property Rights

Tunisia -Intellectual Property Rights