2020
| International Property Rights Index

United States of America

Region

North America

Global Rank

13/129

Regional Rank

1/2

Score

8.050

UNITED STATES (USA)

Region:  North America

Global Rank: 13 of 129

Regional Rank: 1 of 2

 

United States’s IPRI score decreased by -0.153 to 8.05 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’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.254 to 7.229 with scores of 7.038 in Judicial Independence, 7.907 in Rule of Law, 6.324 in Political Stability, and 7.646 in Control of Corruption.

 

United States’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.115 to 8.229 with scores of 7.6 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.523 in Registering Property, and 7.563 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

United States’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.088 to 8.693 with scores of 7.828 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 9.75 in Patent Protection, and 8.5 in Copyright 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 Piracy

United States of America - IPRI Overall Score

United States of America - Legal and Political Environmental

United States of America - Physical Property Rights

United States of America - Intellectual Property Rights