2019
| International Property Rights Index

Dominican Republic

Region

Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank

87/131

Regional Rank

13/21

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Region: Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank: 87 of 129

Region Rank: 13 of 21

 

Dominican Republic’s IPRI score increased by 0.056 to 4.894 placing it 13th in the Latin America & Caribbean region and 87th in the world. Dominican Republic is classified by the IMF as part of the Latin America and the Caribbean group and by the World Bank as an Upper middle income country.

Dominican Republic’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.048 to 3.931 with scores of 2.323 in Judicial Independence, 4.164 in Rule of Law, 3.523 in Control of Corruption, and 5.715 in Political Stability.

Dominican Republic’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.134 to 6.241 with scores of 5.224 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.524 in Registering Property, and 4.975 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Dominican Republic’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.083 to 4.510 with scores of 4.865 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.17 in Patent Protection, and 2.5 in Copyright Protection.

Dominican Republic is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Central American Parliament

Dominican Republic - IPRI Overall Score

Dominican Republic - 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 Privacy

Dominican Republic - IPRI Overall Score

Dominican Republic - Legal and Political Environmental

Dominican Republic - Physical Property Rights

Dominican Republic - Intellectual Property Rights