2019
| International Property Rights Index

Uganda

Region

Africa

Global Rank

84/131

Regional Rank

10/28

UGANDA

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 84 of 129

Region Rank: 11 of 28

 

Uganda’s IPRI score increased by 0.199 to 5.052 placing it 11th in the Africa region and 84th in the world. Uganda is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Low income country.

Uganda’s Legal and Political Subindex score increased by 0.063 to 3.894 with scores of 3.846 in Judicial Independence, 4.407 in Rule of Law, 2.923 in Control of Corruption, and 4.401 in Political Stability.

Uganda’s Physical Property Rights Subindex stayed the same at 0.003 to 6.137 with scores of 5.076 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.565 in Registering Property, and 4.772 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Uganda’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.533 to 5.125 with scores of 4.050 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.20 in Patent Protection, and data in Copyright Protection.

Uganda is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Africa- Intergovernmental Authority on Development

Uganda - IPRI Overall Score

Uganda - 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

Uganda - IPRI Overall Score

Uganda - Legal and Political Environmental

Uganda - Physical Property Rights

Uganda - Intellectual Property Rights