2021
| International Property Rights Index

United States of America

Region

North America

Global Rank

6/129

Regional Rank

1/2

Score

7.993

United States’ IPRI score decreased by -0.057 to 7.993 placing it 1st in the North America region and 6th in the world. United States is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.

 

United States’ Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.176 to 7.053 with scores of 7.038 in Judicial Independence, 7.922 in Rule of Law, 5.82 in Political Stability, and 7.43 in Control of Corruption.

 

United States’ Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.033 to 8.229 with scores of 7.6 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.511 in Registering Property, and 7.477 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

United States’ Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.038 to 8.731 with scores of 7.828 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 9.8 in Patent Protection, 8.5 in Copyright Protection, and 8.7945 in Trademark Protection.

 

United States is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • USMCA

United States of America - IPRI Overall Score

United States of America - 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

United States of America - IPRI Overall Score

United States of America - Legal and Political Environment

United States of America - Physical Property Rights

United States of America - Intellectual Property Rights