Property Rights Index



Region:  Asia and Oceania

Global Rank: 52 of 125

Regional Rank: 9 of 19


China’s IPRI score increased by 0.192 to 5.904 placing it 9th in the Asia and Oceania region and 52nd in the world. China is classified by the IMF as part of the Emerging and Developing Asia group and by the World Bank as Upper middle income country.


China’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.266 to 4.791 with scores of 5.823 in Judicial Independence, 4.552 in Rule of Law, 4.293 in Political Stability, and 4.494 in Control of Corruption.


China’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.036 to 7.035 with scores of 5.960 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.367 in Registering Property, and 5.777 in Ease of Access to Loans.


China’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.274 to 5.888 with scores of 5.831 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.833 in Patent Protection, and 3 in Copyright Protection.

China - IPRI Overall Score

China - IPRI Overall Score

China - Legal and Political Environmental

China - Physical Property Rights

China -Intellectual Property Rights