ALBANIA
Region: EASTERN EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
128
of
113
Global Rank: 
20
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18
Region Rank:

Albania’s IPRI score increased by 0.3 to 4.0 placing it 18th among countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia and 113th in the world. Albania is classified by the IMF as part of the Emerging and Developing Europe group and by the World Bank as an upper middle income nation.
The Subindex for Legal and Political Environment increased by 0.4 to 4.2, with scores of 4.3 in Rule of Law, 3.9 in Control of Corruption, 5.9 in Political Stability, and 2.7 in Judicial Independence. The Subindex for Physical Property Rights increased by 0.1 to 4.7, with scores of 3.4 in Property Rights, 1.5 in Ease of Access to Loans, and 9.3 in Registering Property. The Subindex for Intellectual Property Rights increased by 0.3 to 3.1 with scores of 3.7 in Intellectual Property Protection, 2.5 in Copyright Piracy Level, and Patent Protection data was unavailable.


IPRI Overall




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 4.0 113 of 128 18 of 20
Legal and Political 4.2 80 of 128 16 of 20
Physical 4.7 114 of 128 19 of 20
Intellectual 3.1 121 of 128 19 of 20


Legal and Political Environmental




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 4.2 80 of 128 16 of 20
Judicial Independence 2.7 110 of 128 16 of 20
Rule of Law 4.3 84 of 128 18 of 20
Political Stability 5.9 42 of 128 10 of 20
Control of Corruption 3.9 84 of 128 17 of 20


Physical Property Rights




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 4.7 114 of 128 19 of 20
Protection of Physical Property 3.4 119 of 128 19 of 20
Registering Property 9.3 53 of 127 11 of 20
Access to Loan 1.5 116 of 128 19 of 20


Intellectual Property Rights




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 3.1 121 of 128 19 of 20
Protection of Intellectual Property Rights 3.7 101 of 128 14 of 20
Patent Protection
Copyright Protection 2.5 76 of 104 17 of 20
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