AUSTRIA
Region: WESTERN EUROPE
128
of
17
Global Rank: 
19
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10
Region Rank:

Austria’s IPRI score remained the same at 7.6 placing it 10th in Western Europe and 17th globally. Austria is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced Economies group and by the World Bank as a high income OECD nation. It is a member of the EU (European Union).
Austria’s Legal and Political Environment Subindex is 7.8 with scores 6.9 in Judicial Independence, 7.9 in Control of Corruption, 8.9 in Rule of Law, and 7.6 in Political. The Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.1 to 6.9 with scores of 8.1 in Property Rights, 3.1 in Ease of Access to Loans, and 9.3 in Registering Property. The Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.1 to 8.1 with scores of 7.8 in Intellectual Property Protection, 7.8 in Copyright Piracy, and 8.7 in Patent Protection.


IPRI Overall




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 7.6 17 of 128 10 of 19
Legal and Political 7.8 18 of 128 12 of 19
Physical 6.9 27 of 128 12 of 19
Intellectual 8.1 15 of 128 11 of 19


Legal and Political Environmental




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 7.8 18 of 128 12 of 19
Judicial Independence 6.9 27 of 128 13 of 19
Rule of Law 8.9 8 of 128 7 of 19
Political Stability 7.6 3 of 128 2 of 19
Control of Corruption 7.9 20 of 128 13 of 19


Physical Property Rights




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 6.9 27 of 128 12 of 19
Protection of Physical Property 8.1 15 of 128 9 of 19
Registering Property 9.3 48 of 127 11 of 19
Access to Loan 3.1 64 of 128 12 of 19


Intellectual Property Rights




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 8.1 15 of 128 11 of 19
Protection of Intellectual Property Rights 7.8 19 of 128 11 of 19
Patent Protection 8.7 17 of 108 13 of 19
Copyright Protection 7.8 6 of 104 2 of 19
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