Property Rights Index



Region:  Western Europe

Global Rank: 33 of 125

Regional Rank: 17 of 19


Spain’s IPRI score increased by 0.098 to 6.520 placing it 17th in the Western Europe region and 33rd in the world. Spain is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


Spain’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.251 to 6.117 with scores of 5.268 in Judicial Independence, 6.955 in Rule of Law, 6.199 in Political Stability, and 6.047 in Control of Corruption.


Spain’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.071 to 6.716 with scores of 6.084 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.577 in Registering Property, and 4.488 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Spain’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.02 to 6.725 with scores of 5.910 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.666 in Patent Protection, and 5.6 in Copyright Protection.


Spain is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • EU

Spain - IPRI Overall Score

Spain - IPRI Overall Score

Spain - Legal and Political Environmental

Spain - Physical Property Rights

Spain -Intellectual Property Rights