2021
| International Property Rights Index

Benin

Region

Africa

Global Rank

102/129

Regional Rank

13/30

Score

4.590

Benin’s IPRI score decreased by -0.06 to 4.59 placing it 13rd in the Africa region and 102nd in the world. Benin is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Low income country.

 

Benin’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.12 to 4.127 with scores of 3.888 in Judicial Independence, 3.671 in Rule of Law, 4.594 in Political Stability, and 4.352 in Control of Corruption.

 

Benin’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.582 to 4.408 with scores of 4.778 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 6.243 in Registering Property, and 3.95 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Benin’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.643 to 4.652 with scores of 5.056 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.6 in Patent Protection, 4.3 in Trademark Protection, and data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection.

 

Benin is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • ECOWAS

Benin - IPRI Overall Score

Benin - 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 Protection
  • 15. Trademark Protection

Benin - IPRI Overall Score

Benin - Legal and Political Environment

Benin - Physical Property Rights

Benin - Intellectual Property Rights