2019
| International Property Rights Index

Nigeria

Region

Africa

Global Rank

122/131

Regional Rank

24/28

NIGERIA

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 122 of 129

Region Rank: 25 of 28

 

Nigeria’s IPRI score decreased by -0.135 to 3.787 placing it 25th in the Africa region and 122nd in the world. Nigeria is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Lower middle income country.

Nigeria’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.105 to 2.884 with scores of 3.539 in Judicial Independence, 3.268 in Rule of Law, 2.864 in Control of Corruption, and 1.863 in Political Stability.

Nigeria’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.278 to 4.707 with scores of 4.529 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 6.951 in Registering Property, and 2.640 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Nigeria’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score decreased by -0.022 to 3.772 with scores of 3.534 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.78 in Patent Protection, and 2 in Copyright Protection.

Nigeria is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Economic Community Of West African States
  • OPEC

Nigeria - IPRI Overall Score

Nigeria - 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 Piracy

Nigeria - IPRI Overall Score

Nigeria - Legal and Political Environmental

Nigeria - Physical Property Rights

Nigeria - Intellectual Property Rights