Property Rights Index



Region:  Latin America and Caribbean

Global Rank: 55 of 125

Regional Rank: 6 of 20


Brazil’s IPRI score increased by 0.312 to 5.746 placing it 6th in the Latin America and Caribbean region and 55th in the world. Brazil is classified by the IMF as part of the Latin America and the Caribbean group and by the World Bank as Upper middle income country.


Brazil’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.201 to 4.639 with scores of 5.175 in Judicial Independence, 4.838 in Rule of Law, 4.431 in Political Stability, and 4.113 in Control of Corruption.


Brazil’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.113 to 6.230 with scores of 5.518 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.855 in Registering Property, and 4.319 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Brazil’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.622 to 6.368 with scores of 5.373 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.433 in Patent Protection, and 5.3 in Copyright Protection.


Brazil is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Mercosur

Brazil - IPRI Overall Score

Brazil - IPRI Overall Score

Brazil - Legal and Political Environmental

Brazil - Physical Property Rights

Brazil -Intellectual Property Rights