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Central Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Global Rank


Regional Rank




The most recent data for this country is in 2022


Estonia’s IPRI score decreased by -0.215 to 6.731 placing it 1st in the Central Eastern Europe and Central Asia region and 24th in the world. Estonia is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


Estonia’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.104 to 7.471 with scores of 7.354 in Judicial Independence, 7.764 in Rule of Law, 6.539 in Political Stability, and 8.226 in Control of Corruption.


Estonia’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.749 to 6.682 with scores of 7.383 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 7.213 in Registering Process, and 5.451 in Access to Financing.


Estonia’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex did not change and remained at 6.041 with scores of 7.19 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, data wasn't available to measure Patent Protection, 5.9 in Copyright Protection, and 5.032 in Trademark Protection.


Estonia is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • OECD
  • EU

Estonia - IPRI Overall Score

Estonia - 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

Estonia - IPRI Overall Score

Estonia - Legal and Political Environment

Estonia - Physical Property Rights

Estonia - Intellectual Property Rights