Property Rights Index



Region:  Africa

Global Rank: 114 of 125

Regional Rank: 21 of 26


Madagascar’s IPRI score decreased by -0.02 to 4.041 placing it 21st in the Africa region and 114th in the world. Madagascar is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Low income country.


Madagascar’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.11 to 3.382 with scores of 2.279 in Judicial Independence, 3.528 in Rule of Law, 4.527 in Political Stability, and 3.193 in Control of Corruption.


Madagascar’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.079 to 4.574 with scores of 3.568 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 6.765 in Registering Property, and 3.389 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Madagascar’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.02 to 4.167 with scores of 3.968 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.366 in Patent Protection, and data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection.


Madagascar is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • South African Development Community

Madagascar - IPRI Overall Score

Madagascar - IPRI Overall Score

Madagascar - Legal and Political Environmental

Madagascar - Physical Property Rights

Madagascar -Intellectual Property Rights