2019
| International Property Rights Index

Cameroon

Region

Africa

Global Rank

115/131

Regional Rank

20/28

CAMEROON

Region: Africa

Global Rank: 115 of 129

Region Rank: 21 of 28

 

Cameroon’s IPRI score decreased by -0.016 to 4.307 placing it 21st in the Africa region and 115th in the world. Cameroon is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as a Lower middle income country.

Cameroon’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.070 to 3.080 with scores of 3.301 in Judicial Independence, 2.952 in Rule of Law, 2.630 in Control of Corruption, and 3.435 in Political Stability.

Cameroon’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.090 to 5.425 with scores of 5.213 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 7.386 in Registering Property, and 3.676 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Cameroon’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score decreased by -0.068 to 4.415 with scores of 5.462 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.78 in Patent Protection, and 2 in Copyright Protection.

Cameroon is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • Central African Economic and Monetary Community
  • The Economic Community of Central African States

Cameroon - IPRI Overall Score

Cameroon - 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

Cameroon - IPRI Overall Score

Cameroon - Legal and Political Environmental

Cameroon - Physical Property Rights

Cameroon - Intellectual Property Rights