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Hong Kong (Sar Of China)


Asia and Oceania

Global Rank


Regional Rank




HONG KONG (SAR of China)

Region:  Asia and Oceania

Global Rank: 15 of 129

Regional Rank: 5 of 19


Hong Kong’s IPRI score increased by 0.038 to 7.941 placing it 5th in the Asia and Oceania region and 15th in the world. Hong Kong is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.


Hong Kong’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.006 to 8.051 with scores of 8.41 in Judicial Independence, 8.543 in Rule of Law, 6.9 in Political Stability, and 8.353 in Control of Corruption.


Hong Kong’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.043 to 8.209 with scores of 8.712 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.119 in Registering Property, and 6.796 in Ease of Access to Loans.


Hong Kong’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.076 to 7.562 with scores of 8.451 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 8.033 in Patent Protection, and 6.2 in Copyright Protection.


Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - IPRI Overall Score

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - 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

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - IPRI Overall Score

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - Legal and Political Environmental

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - Physical Property Rights

Hong Kong (Sar Of China) - Intellectual Property Rights