2021
| International Property Rights Index

Dominican Republic

Region

Latin America & Caribbean

Global Rank

83/129

Regional Rank

10/21

Score

5.007

Dominican Republic’s IPRI score decreased by -0.024 to 5.007 placing it 10th in the Latin America & Caribbean region and 83rd in the world. Dominican Republic 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.

 

Dominican Republic’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.04 to 3.887 with scores of 2.48 in Judicial Independence, 4.304 in Rule of Law, 5.29 in Political Stability, and 3.473 in Control of Corruption.

 

Dominican Republic’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.047 to 6.457 with scores of 5.461 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.934 in Registering Property, and 5.117 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Dominican Republic’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.079 to 4.629 with scores of 5.458 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.351 in Patent Protection, 2.5 in Copyright Protection, and 5.206 in Trademark Protection.

 

Dominican Republic is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • PARLACEN

Dominican Republic - IPRI Overall Score

Dominican Republic - 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

Dominican Republic - IPRI Overall Score

Dominican Republic - Legal and Political Environment

Dominican Republic - Physical Property Rights

Dominican Republic - Intellectual Property Rights