Property Rights Index



Region:  Latin America and Caribbean

Global Rank: 72 of 125

Regional Rank: 10 of 20


Mexico’s IPRI score decreased by -0.02 to 5.173 placing it 10th in the Latin America and Caribbean region and 72nd in the world. Mexico is classified by the IMF as part of the Latin America and the Caribbean group and by the World Bank as Upper middle income country.


Mexico’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.01 to 3.616 with scores of 3.172 in Judicial Independence, 3.993 in Rule of Law, 3.831 in Political Stability, and 3.467 in Control of Corruption.


Mexico’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.01 to 6.087 with scores of 4.957 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.699 in Registering Property, and 4.605 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Mexico’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.03 to 5.815 with scores of 5.147 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 7.5 in Patent Protection, and 4.8 in Copyright Protection.


Mexico is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • Pacific Alliance
  • North American Free-Trade Agreement
  • Comprehensive and Progresive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership

Mexico - IPRI Overall Score

Mexico - IPRI Overall Score

Mexico - Legal and Political Environmental

Mexico - Physical Property Rights

Mexico -Intellectual Property Rights