2019
| International Property Rights Index

Japan

Region

Asia and Oceania

Global Rank

6/131

Regional Rank

4/21

JAPAN

Region: Asia and Oceania

Global Rank: 6 of 129

Region Rank: 4 of 19

 

Japan’s IPRI score increased by 0.091 to 8.323 placing it 4th in the Asia and Oceania region and 6th in the world. Japan is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as a High income country.

Japan’s Legal and Political Subindex score increased by 0.194 to 8.031 with scores of 8.473 in Judicial Independence, 8.132 in Rule of Law, 8.044 in Control of Corruption, and 7.474 in Political Stability.

Japan’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.023 to 8.317 with scores of 8.379 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.547 in Registering Property, and 7.025 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Japan’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.103 to 8.620 with scores of 8.129 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 9.33 in Patent Protection, and 8.4 in Copyright Protection.

Japan is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • TPP-11

Japan - IPRI Overall Score

Japan - 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

Japan - IPRI Overall Score

Japan - Legal and Political Environmental

Japan - Physical Property Rights

Japan - Intellectual Property Rights