2020
| International Property Rights Index

Ghana

Region

Africa

Global Rank

61/129

Regional Rank

5/30

Score

5.612

GHANA

Region:  Africa

Global Rank: 61 of 129

Regional Rank: 5 of 28

 

Ghana’s IPRI score decreased by -0.137 to 5.612 placing it 5th in the Africa region and 61th in the world. Ghana is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.

 

Ghana’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.176 to 5.138 with scores of 5.129 in Judicial Independence, 5.144 in Rule of Law, 5.511 in Political Stability, and 4.77 in Control of Corruption.

 

Ghana’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.005 to 5.893 with scores of 5.189 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.947 in Registering Property, and 3.544 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Ghana’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.228 to 5.804 with scores of 4.908 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 6.7 in Patent Protection, and data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection.

 

Ghana is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • ECOWAS

Ghana - IPRI Overall Score

Ghana - 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

Ghana - IPRI Overall Score

Ghana - Legal and Political Environmental

Ghana - Physical Property Rights

Ghana - Intellectual Property Rights