2022
| International Property Rights Index

United States of America

Region

North America

Global Rank

13/129

Regional Rank

1/2

Score

7.566

United States’ IPRI score decreased by -0.427 to 7.566 placing it 1st in the North America region and 13th 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 -0.294 to 6.759 with scores of 7.038 in Judicial Independence, 7.736 in Rule of Law, 5.124 in Political Stability, and 7.138 in Control of Corruption.

 

United States’ Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.989 to 7.207 with scores of 7.6 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 6.545 in Registering Process, and 7.477 in Access to Financing.

 

United States’ Intellectual Property Rights Subindex did not change and remained at 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
  • NAFTA

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