Property Rights Index



Region:  Africa

Global Rank: 112 of 125

Regional Rank: 20 of 26


Mauritania’s IPRI score increased by 0.079 to 4.170 placing it 20th in the Africa region and 112th in the world. Mauritania is classified by the IMF as part of the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.


Mauritania’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.086 to 3.454 with scores of 3.087 in Judicial Independence, 3.445 in Rule of Law, 3.887 in Political Stability, and 3.397 in Control of Corruption.


Mauritania’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.07 to 4.264 with scores of 2.607 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.423 in Registering Property, and 1.763 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Mauritania’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.224 to 4.791 with scores of 3.382 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.2 in Patent Protection, and data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection.


Mauritania is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Arab Maghreb Union

Mauritania - IPRI Overall Score

Mauritania - IPRI Overall Score

Mauritania - Legal and Political Environmental

Mauritania - Physical Property Rights

Mauritania -Intellectual Property Rights