Property Rights Index



Region:  Latin America and Caribbean

Global Rank: 103 of 125

Regional Rank: 17 of 20


Paraguay’s IPRI score increased by 0.039 to 4.517 placing it 17th in the Latin America and Caribbean region and 103rd in the world. Paraguay 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.


Paraguay’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.228 to 3.661 with scores of 1.824 in Judicial Independence, 3.664 in Rule of Law, 5.655 in Political Stability, and 3.502 in Control of Corruption.


Paraguay’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.13 to 6.089 with scores of 4.456 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.492 in Registering Property, and 5.320 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Paraguay’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.024 to 3.801 with scores of 4.020 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.783 in Patent Protection, and 1.6 in Copyright Protection.


Paraguay is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Mercosur

Paraguay - IPRI Overall Score

Paraguay - IPRI Overall Score

Paraguay - Legal and Political Environmental

Paraguay - Physical Property Rights

Paraguay -Intellectual Property Rights