Region: Middle East and North Africa
Global Rank: 124 of 125
Regional Rank: 15 of 15
Yemen’s IPRI score increased by 0.064 to 2.792 placing it 15th in the Middle East and North Africa region and 124th in the world. Yemen, Rep. is classified by the IMF as part of the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.
Yemen’s Legal and Political Component decreased by -0.20 to 1.492 with scores of 2.508 in Judicial Independence, 1.798 in Rule of Law, a 0.000 in Political Stability, and 1.663 in Control of Corruption.
Yemen’s Physical Property Rights Component increased by 0.186 to 4.970 with scores of 3.252 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.355 in Registering Property, and 2.301 in Ease of Access to Loans.
Yemen’s Intellectual Property Rights Component increased by 0.207 to 1.914 with scores of 2.529 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, data wasn't available to measure Patent Protection, and 1.3 in Copyright Protection.