2019
| International Property Rights Index

Eswatini

Region

Africa

Global Rank

81/131

Regional Rank

9/28

ESWATINI

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 81 of 129

Region Rank: 10 of 28

 

Eswatini’s IPRI score increased by 0.271 to 5.111 placing it 10th in the Africa region and 81st in the world. Eswatini is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Lower middle income country.

Eswatini’s Legal and Political Subindex score increased by 0.310 to 4.588 with scores of 4.669 in Judicial Independence, 4.420 in Rule of Law, 4.390 in Control of Corruption, and 4.873 in Political Stability.

Eswatini’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.303 to 6.326 with scores of 5.563 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.250 in Registering Property, and 4.166 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Eswatini’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.199 to 4.418 with scores of 3.971 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.87 in Patent Protection, and data in Copyright Protection.

Eswatini is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Southern African Development Community

Eswatini - IPRI Overall Score

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 Piracy

Eswatini - IPRI Overall Score

Eswatini - Legal and Political Environmental

Eswatini - Physical Property Rights

Eswatini - Intellectual Property Rights