2020
| International Property Rights Index

Costa Rica

Region

Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank

37/129

Regional Rank

2/21

Score

6.404

COSTA RICA

Region:  Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank: 37 of 129

Regional Rank: 2 of 21

 

Costa Rica’s IPRI score decreased by -0.085 to 6.404 placing it 2nd in the Latin America & Caribbean region and 37th in the world. Costa Rica is classified by the IMF as part of the Latin America and the Caribbean group and by the World Bank as Upper middle income country.

 

Costa Rica’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.106 to 6.061 with scores of 5.841 in Judicial Independence, 5.957 in Rule of Law, 6.34 in Political Stability, and 6.104 in Control of Corruption.

 

Costa Rica’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.017 to 6.803 with scores of 6.611 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.634 in Registering Property, and 4.165 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Costa Rica’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.132 to 6.347 with scores of 6.008 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.833 in Patent Protection, and 4.2 in Copyright Protection.

 

Costa Rica is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • MCCA

Costa Rica - IPRI Overall Score

Costa Rica - 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

Costa Rica - IPRI Overall Score

Costa Rica - Legal and Political Environmental

Costa Rica - Physical Property Rights

Costa Rica - Intellectual Property Rights