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Hong Kong (Sar Of China)


Asia and Oceania

Global Rank


Regional Rank



Region: Asia and Oceania

Global Rank: 16 of 129

Region Rank: 5 of 19


Hong Kong’s IPRI score increased by 0.053 to 7.902 placing it 5th in the Asia and Oceania region and 16th in the world. Hong Kong (SAR of China) is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as a High income country.

Hong Kong’s Legal and Political Subindex score increased by 0.073 to 8.057 with scores of 8.590 in Judicial Independence, 8.435 in Rule of Law, 8.229 in Control of Corruption, and 6.972 in Political Stability.

Hong Kong’s Physical Property Rights Subindex stayed the same at -0.00 to 8.165 with scores of 8.603 in Perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.097 in Registering Property, and 6.796 in Ease of Access to Loans.

Hong Kong’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex score increased by 0.094 to 7.485 with scores of 8.224 in Perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.03 in Patent Protection, and 6.2 in Copyright Protection.

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - IPRI Overall Score

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - 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

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - IPRI Overall Score

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - Legal and Political Environmental

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - Physical Property Rights

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - Intellectual Property Rights