Region: Middle East and North Africa
Global Rank: 25 of 125
Regional Rank: 2 of 15
Qatar’s IPRI score decreased by -0.16 to 7.178 placing it 2nd in the Middle East and North Africa region and 25th in the world. Qatar is classified by the IMF as part of the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan group and by the World Bank as High income country.
Qatar’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.19 to 6.913 with scores of 7.171 in Judicial Independence, 6.729 in Rule of Law, 6.915 in Political Stability, and 6.836 in Control of Corruption.
Qatar’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.25 to 8.115 with scores of 7.658 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.534 in Registering Property, and 7.154 in Ease of Access to Loans.
Qatar’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.05 to 6.506 with scores of 7.812 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, data wasn't available to measure Patent Protection, and 5.2 in Copyright Protection.
Qatar is a member of the following regional integration agreements
- Gulf Cooperation Council