2019
| International Property Rights Index

Canada

Region

North America

Global Rank

11/131

Regional Rank

1/2

CANADA

Region: North America

Global Rank: 11 of 129

Region Rank: 1 of 2

 

Canada’s IPRI score decreased by -0.029 to 8.264 placing it 1st in the North America region and 11th in the world. Canada is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as a High income country.

Canada’s Legal and Political Subindex score decreased by -0.074 to 8.402 with scores of 8.704 in Judicial Independence, 8.602 in Rule of Law, 8.848 in Control of Corruption, and 7.455 in Political Stability.

Canada’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.014 to 8.270 with scores of 8.424 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.849 in Registering Property, and 6.538 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Canada’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score decreased by -0.028 to 8.121 with scores of 7.731 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.83 in Patent Protection, and 7.8 in Copyright Protection.

Canada is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • NAFTA
  • TPP-11

Canada - IPRI Overall Score

Canada - 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

Canada - IPRI Overall Score

Canada - Legal and Political Environmental

Canada - Physical Property Rights

Canada - Intellectual Property Rights