2021
| International Property Rights Index

Botswana

Region

Africa

Global Rank

54/129

Regional Rank

4/30

Score

5.750

Botswana’s IPRI score decreased by -0.184 to 5.75 placing it 4th in the Africa region and 54th 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 decreased by -0.021 to 6.364 with scores of 5.87 in Judicial Independence, 5.996 in Rule of Law, 7.174 in Political Stability, and 6.415 in Control of Corruption.

 

Botswana’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.115 to 6.798 with scores of 6.523 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.148 in Registering Property, and 4.377 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Botswana’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.414 to 4.204 with scores of 5.154 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.033 in Patent Protection, 2 in Copyright Protection, and 4.628 in Trademark 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 Protection
  • 15. Trademark Protection

Botswana - IPRI Overall Score

Botswana - Legal and Political Environment

Botswana - Physical Property Rights

Botswana - Intellectual Property Rights