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Kingdom of Eswatini



Global Rank


Regional Rank




Kingdom Of Eswatini’s IPRI score increased by 0.052 to 4.712 placing it 6th in the Africa region and 71th in the world. Kingdom Of Eswatini is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.


Kingdom Of Eswatini’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.217 to 4.201 with scores of in Judicial Independence, 3.878 in Rule of Law, 5.027 in Political Stability, and 3.699 in Control of Corruption.


Kingdom Of Eswatini’s Physical Property Rights Subindex did not change and remained at 5.033 with scores of 5.99 in perception of Property Rights Protection, data wasn't available to measure Registering Process, and 4.075 in Access to Financing.


Kingdom Of Eswatini’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.372 to 4.903 with scores of 4.118 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.167 in Patent Protection, 4.5 in Copyright Protection, and 5.425 in Trademark Protection.


Kingdom Of Eswatini is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • SADC

Kingdom of Eswatini - IPRI Overall Score

Kingdom of Eswatini - 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 Protection
  • 15. Trademark Protection

Kingdom of Eswatini - IPRI Overall Score

Kingdom of Eswatini - Legal and Political Environment

Kingdom of Eswatini - Physical Property Rights

Kingdom of Eswatini - Intellectual Property Rights