Region: Middle East and North Africa
Global Rank: 42 of 125
Regional Rank: 5 of 15
Jordan’s IPRI score decreased by -0.07 to 6.192 placing it 5th in the Middle East and North Africa region and 42nd in the world. Jordan is classified by the IMF as part of the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan group and by the World Bank as Upper middle income country.
Jordan’s Legal and Political Subindex did not change and remained at 5.507 with scores of 6.592 in Judicial Independence, 5.627 in Rule of Law, 4.270 in Political Stability, and 5.537 in Control of Corruption.
Jordan’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.11 to 7.341 with scores of 6.515 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.419 in Registering Property, and 6.089 in Ease of Access to Loans.
Jordan’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.10 to 5.728 with scores of 6.185 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.6 in Patent Protection, and 4.4 in Copyright Protection.