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United States of America


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United States Of America’s IPRI score decreased by -0.041 to 7.525 placing it 1st in the North America region and 14th in the world. United States Of America is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


United States Of America’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.046 to 6.713 with scores of 6.829 in Judicial Independence, 7.833 in Rule of Law, 5.096 in Political Stability, and 7.094 in Control of Corruption.


United States Of America’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.054 to 7.261 with scores of 7.6 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 6.705 in Registering Process, and 7.477 in Access to Financing.


United States Of America’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.131 to 8.6 with scores of 7.828 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.133 in Patent Protection, 9.643 in Copyright Protection, and 8.795 in Trademark Protection.


United States Of America is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD

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