2019
| International Property Rights Index

Rwanda

Region

Africa

Global Rank

42/131

Regional Rank

2/28

RWANDA

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 42 of 129

Region Rank: 2 of 28

 

Rwanda’s IPRI score decreased by -0.296 to 6.265 placing it 2nd in the Africa region and 42nd in the world. RWANDA is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Low income country.

Rwanda’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.164 to 5.916 with scores of 6.647 in Judicial Independence, 5.257 in Rule of Law, 6.266 in Control of Corruption, and 5.493 in Political Stability.

Rwanda’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.363 to 7.078 with scores of 6.363 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.780 in Registering Property, and 5.091 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Rwanda’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score decreased by -0.363 to 5.801 with scores of 6.236 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.37 in Patent Protection, and data for Copyright Protection being unavailable.

Rwanda is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • The Economic Community of Central African States

Rwanda - IPRI Overall Score

Rwanda - 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

Rwanda - IPRI Overall Score

Rwanda - Legal and Political Environmental

Rwanda - Physical Property Rights

Rwanda - Intellectual Property Rights