2021
| International Property Rights Index

Kenya

Region

Africa

Global Rank

85/129

Regional Rank

8/30

Score

4.984

Kenya’s IPRI score decreased by -0.115 to 5.097 placing it 8th in the Africa region and 85th in the world. Kenya is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Lower middle income country.

 

Kenya’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.352 to 4.316 with scores of 4.707 in Judicial Independence, 3.996 in Rule of Law, 4.535 in Political Stability, and 4.024 in Control of Corruption.

 

Kenya’s Physical Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.031 to 6.475 with scores of 5.99 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.268 in Registering Property, and 4.075 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Kenya’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.039 to 4.531 with scores of 4.118 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.05 in Patent Protection, 5.499 in Trademark Protection, and data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection.

 

Kenya is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • IGAD

Kenya - IPRI Overall Score

Kenya - 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

Kenya - IPRI Overall Score

Kenya - Legal and Political Environment

Kenya - Physical Property Rights

Kenya - Intellectual Property Rights