Property Rights Index

El Salvador

El Salvador

Region:  Latin America and Caribbean

Global Rank: 89 of 125

Regional Rank: 14 of 20


El Salvador’s IPRI score decreased by -0.17 to 4.774 placing it 14th in the Latin America and Caribbean region and 89th in the world. El Salvador is classified by the IMF as part of the Latin America and the Caribbean group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.


El Salvador’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.09 to 4.085 with scores of 3.724 in Judicial Independence, 3.585 in Rule of Law, 5.165 in Political Stability, and 3.867 in Control of Corruption.


El Salvador’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.34 to 5.860 with scores of 4.165 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.985 in Registering Property, and 4.430 in Ease of Access to Loans.


El Salvador’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.07 to 4.377 with scores of 3.717 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 7.516 in Patent Protection, and 1.9 in Copyright Protection.


El Salvador is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Central American Parliament
  • Central American Common Market

El Salvador - IPRI Overall Score

El Salvador - IPRI Overall Score

El Salvador - Legal and Political Environmental

El Salvador - Physical Property Rights

El Salvador -Intellectual Property Rights