International
Property Rights Index
2018

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates

Region:  Middle East and North Africa

Global Rank: 21 of 125

Regional Rank: 1 of 15

 

UAE’s IPRI score increased by 0.090 to 7.572 placing it 1st in the Middle East and North Africa region and 21st in the world. United Arab Emirates is classified by the IMF as part of the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan group and by the World Bank as High income country.

 

UAE’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.069 to 7.100 with scores of 7.961 in Judicial Independence, 6.774 in Rule of Law, 6.111 in Political Stability, and 7.552 in Control of Corruption.

 

UAE’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.166 to 8.369 with scores of 8.196 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.970 in Registering Property, and 6.941 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

UAE’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.033 to 7.247 with scores of 7.895 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, data wasn't available to measure Patent Protection, and 6.6 in Copyright Protection.

 

UAE is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Gulf Cooperation Council
  • OPEC

United Arab Emirates - IPRI Overall Score

United Arab Emirates - IPRI Overall Score

United Arab Emirates - Legal and Political Environmental

United Arab Emirates - Physical Property Rights

United Arab Emirates -Intellectual Property Rights