2019
| International Property Rights Index

Nicaragua

Region

Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank

114/131

Regional Rank

18/21

NICARAGUA

Region: Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank: 114 of 129

Region Rank: 18 of 21

 

Nicaragua’s IPRI score increased by 0.071 to 4.337 placing it 18th in the Latin America & Caribbean region and 114th in the world. Nicaragua is classified by the IMF as part of the Latin America and the Caribbean group and by the World Bank as a Lower middle income country.

Nicaragua’s Legal and Political Subindex score increased by 0.107 to 3.342 with scores of 1.062 in Judicial Independence, 3.710 in Rule of Law, 3.256 in Control of Corruption, and 5.338 in Political Stability.

Nicaragua’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.075 to 5.734 with scores of 4.320 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.131 in Registering Property, and 4.751 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Nicaragua’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.030 to 3.934 with scores of 3.720 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.18 in Patent Protection, and 1.9 in Copyright Protection.

Nicaragua is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Central American Parliament
  • Central American Common Market

Nicaragua - IPRI Overall Score

Nicaragua - 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 Privacy

Nicaragua - IPRI Overall Score

Nicaragua - Legal and Political Environmental

Nicaragua - Physical Property Rights

Nicaragua - Intellectual Property Rights