Property Rights Index

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Region:  Asia and Oceania

Global Rank: 68 of 125

Regional Rank: 13 of 19


Sri Lanka’s IPRI score decreased by -0.15 to 5.239 placing it 13th in the Asia and Oceania region and 68th in the world. Sri Lanka is classified by the IMF as part of the Emerging and Developing Asia group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.


Sri Lanka’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.94 to 4.922 with scores of 4.863 in Judicial Independence, 4.985 in Rule of Law, 5.404 in Political Stability, and 4.437 in Control of Corruption.


Sri Lanka’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.15 to 6.183 with scores of 5.239 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.291 in Registering Property, and 5.018 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Sri Lanka’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.18 to 4.611 with scores of 5.285 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.45 in Patent Protection, and 2.1 in Copyright Protection.


Sri Lanka is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation

Sri Lanka - IPRI Overall Score

Sri Lanka - IPRI Overall Score

Sri Lanka - Legal and Political Environmental

Sri Lanka - Physical Property Rights

Sri Lanka -Intellectual Property Rights