2019
| International Property Rights Index

Botswana

Region

Africa

Global Rank

53/131

Regional Rank

4/28

BOTSWANA

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 53 of 129

Region Rank: 4 of 28

 

Botswana’s IPRI score decreased by -0.036 to 5.963 placing it 4th in the Africa region and 53rd in the world. Botswana is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as an Upper middle income country.

Botswana’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.029 to 6.370 with scores of 5.547 in Judicial Independence, 6.028 in Rule of Law, 6.597 in Control of Corruption, and 7.306 in Political Stability.

Botswana’s Physical Property Rights Subindex stayed the same at -0.00 to 6.883 with scores of 6.799 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.127 in Registering Property, and 4.724 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Botswana’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score decreased by -0.074 to 4.636 with scores of 5.210 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.70 in Patent Protection, and 2 in Copyright Protection.

Botswana is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Southern African Development Community

Botswana - IPRI Overall Score

Botswana - 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

Botswana - IPRI Overall Score

Botswana - Legal and Political Environmental

Botswana - Physical Property Rights

Botswana - Intellectual Property Rights