2020
| International Property Rights Index

Bulgaria

Region

Central Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Global Rank

55/129

Regional Rank

10/25

Score

5.721

BULGARIA

Region:  Central Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Global Rank: 55 of 129

Regional Rank: 10 of 25

 

Bulgaria’s IPRI score increased by 0.151 to 5.721 placing it 10th in the Central Eastern Europe and Central Asia region and 55th in the world. Bulgaria is classified by the IMF as part of the Emerging and Developing Europe group and by the World Bank as Upper middle income country.

 

Bulgaria’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.077 to 4.914 with scores of 3.801 in Judicial Independence, 4.941 in Rule of Law, 6.219 in Political Stability, and 4.697 in Control of Corruption.

 

Bulgaria’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.186 to 6.37 with scores of 4.865 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.344 in Registering Property, and 4.902 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Bulgaria’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.19 to 5.878 with scores of 4.499 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.833 in Patent Protection, and 4.3 in Copyright Protection.

 

Bulgaria is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • EU

Bulgaria - IPRI Overall Score

Bulgaria - 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

Bulgaria - IPRI Overall Score

Bulgaria - Legal and Political Environmental

Bulgaria - Physical Property Rights

Bulgaria - Intellectual Property Rights