NORWAY
Region: WESTERN EUROPE
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Global Rank: 
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Region Rank:

Norway’s IPRI score increased by 0.1 to 8.3 placing it 3rd in Western Europe and 4th in the world. Norway is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced Economies group and the World Bank as a high income OECD country. It is a member of European Free Trade Association (EFTA).
Norway’s Subindex for the Legal and Political Environment decreased by 0.1 to 8.7 with scores of 9.2 in Judicial Independence, 9.1 in Rule of Law, 7.3 in Political Stability, and 9.5 in Control of Corruption. The Subindex for Physical Property Rights remained the same at 7.9 with scores of 8.3 in Property rights, 9.9 in Registering Property, and 5.5 in Ease of access to loans. The Subindex for Intellectual Property Rights increased by 0.1 to 8.1 with scores of 7.9 in Intellectual Property Protection, 8.8 in Patent Protection, and 7.5 in Copyright Piracy Level.


IPRI Overall




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 8.3 4 of 128 3 of 19
Legal and Political 8.7 3 of 128 2 of 19
Physical 7.9 3 of 128 1 of 19
Intellectual 8.1 14 of 128 10 of 19


Legal and Political Environmental




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 8.7 3 of 128 2 of 19
Judicial Independence 9.2 3 of 128 2 of 19
Rule of Law 9.1 3 of 128 3 of 19
Political Stability 7.3 9 of 128 6 of 19
Control of Corruption 9.5 3 of 128 2 of 19


Physical Property Rights




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 7.9 3 of 128 1 of 19
Protection of Physical Property 8.3 12 of 128 7 of 19
Registering Property 9.9 5 of 127 2 of 19
Access to Loan 5.5 7 of 128 2 of 19


Intellectual Property Rights




  Score Globally Regionally
Overall 8.1 14 of 128 10 of 19
Protection of Intellectual Property Rights 7.9 17 of 128 9 of 19
Patent Protection 8.8 16 of 108 12 of 19
Copyright Protection 7.5 14 of 104 10 of 19
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Ranks Country Rating
1 FINLAND 8.4
2 NEW ZEALAND 8.3
3 LUXEMBOURG 8.3
4 NORWAY 8.3
5 SWITZERLAND 8.2
6 SINGAPORE 8.1
7 SWEDEN 8.1
8 JAPAN 8.1
9 NETHERLANDS 8.0
10 CANADA 8.0
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