Property Rights Index



Region:  Western Europe

Global Rank: 6 of 125

Regional Rank: 4 of 19


Sweden’s IPRI score decreased by -0.21 to 8.396 placing it 4th in the Western Europe region and 6th in the world. Sweden is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


Sweden’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.12 to 8.548 with scores of 8.535 in Judicial Independence, 9.086 in Rule of Law, 7.128 in Political Stability, and 9.442 in Control of Corruption.


Sweden’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.36 to 8.294 with scores of 8.272 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.808 in Registering Property, and 6.804 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Sweden’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.14 to 8.347 with scores of 8.059 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 9.083 in Patent Protection, and 7.9 in Copyright Protection.


Sweden is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • EU

Sweden - IPRI Overall Score

Sweden - IPRI Overall Score

Sweden - Legal and Political Environmental

Sweden - Physical Property Rights

Sweden -Intellectual Property Rights