2020
| International Property Rights Index

Botswana

Region

Africa

Global Rank

51/129

Regional Rank

4/30

Score

5.934

BOTSWANA

Region:  Africa

Global Rank: 52 of 129

Regional Rank: 4 of 28

 

Botswana’s IPRI score decreased by -0.03 to 5.934 placing it 4th in the Africa region and 52th in the world. Botswana is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Upper middle income country.

 

Botswana’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.015 to 6.385 with scores of 5.87 in Judicial Independence, 5.933 in Rule of Law, 7.236 in Political Stability, and 6.501 in Control of Corruption.

 

Botswana’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.085 to 6.798 with scores of 6.523 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.148 in Registering Property, and 4.724 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Botswana’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.019 to 4.618 with scores of 5.154 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.7 in Patent Protection, and 2 in Copyright Protection.

 

Botswana is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • SADC

Botswana - IPRI Overall Score

Botswana - 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

Botswana - IPRI Overall Score

Botswana - Legal and Political Environmental

Botswana - Physical Property Rights

Botswana - Intellectual Property Rights