2020
| International Property Rights Index

Congo, Dem. Rep.

Region

Africa

Global Rank

124/129

Regional Rank

27/30

Score

3.492

CONGO, DEM. REP.

Region:  Africa

Global Rank: 124 of 129

Regional Rank: 27 of 28

 

Congo’s IPRI score decreased by -0.053 to 3.492 placing it 27th in the Africa region and 124th in the world. Congo is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Low income country.

 

Congo’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.056 to 1.749 with scores of 1.963 in Judicial Independence, 1.432 in Rule of Law, 1.61 in Political Stability, and 1.993 in Control of Corruption.

 

Congo’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.017 to 5.082 with scores of 3.457 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.751 in Registering Property, and 3.038 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Congo’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.122 to 3.645 with scores of 3.074 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.217 in Patent Protection, and data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection.

 

Congo is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • SADC
  • CEEAC

Congo, Dem. Rep. - IPRI Overall Score

Congo, Dem. Rep. - 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

Congo, Dem. Rep. - IPRI Overall Score

Congo, Dem. Rep. - Legal and Political Environmental

Congo, Dem. Rep. - Physical Property Rights

Congo, Dem. Rep. - Intellectual Property Rights