2019
| International Property Rights Index

Uruguay

Region

Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank

39/131

Regional Rank

3/21

URUGUAY

Region: Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank: 39 of 129

Region Rank: 3 of 21

 

Uruguay’s IPRI score increased by 0.138 to 6.329 placing it 3rd in the Latin America & Caribbean region and 39th in the world. Uruguay is classified by the IMF as part of the Latin America and the Caribbean group and by the World Bank as a High income country.

Uruguay’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.090 to 7.134 with scores of 7.410 in Judicial Independence, 6.171 in Rule of Law, 7.585 in Control of Corruption, and 7.368 in Political Stability.

Uruguay’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.037 to 6.530 with scores of 6.585 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 7.811 in Registering Property, and 5.194 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Uruguay’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.468 to 5.323 with scores of 6.221 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.45 in Patent Protection, and 3.3 in Copyright Protection.

Uruguay is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • MERCOSUR

Uruguay - IPRI Overall Score

Uruguay - 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

Uruguay - IPRI Overall Score

Uruguay - Legal and Political Environmental

Uruguay - Physical Property Rights

Uruguay - Intellectual Property Rights