2021
| International Property Rights Index

Cameroon

Region

Africa

Global Rank

117/129

Regional Rank

21/30

Score

3.988

Cameroon’s IPRI score decreased by -0.217 to 3.988 placing it 21st in the Africa region and 117th in the world. Cameroon is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.

 

Cameroon’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.212 to 2.724 with scores of 3.248 in Judicial Independence, 2.762 in Rule of Law, 2.302 in Political Stability, and 2.582 in Control of Corruption.

 

Cameroon’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.013 to 5.338 with scores of 4.888 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 7.448 in Registering Property, and 3.64 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Cameroon’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.427 to 3.914 with scores of 5.239 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.817 in Patent Protection, 2 in Copyright Protection, and 3.6 in Trademark Protection.

 

Cameroon is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • CEMAC
  • CEEAC

Cameroon - IPRI Overall Score

Cameroon - 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

Cameroon - IPRI Overall Score

Cameroon - Legal and Political Environment

Cameroon - Physical Property Rights

Cameroon - Intellectual Property Rights