2021
| International Property Rights Index

Kuwait

Region

Middle East and North Africa

Global Rank

53/129

Regional Rank

9/15

Score

5.816

Kuwait’s IPRI score decreased by 0.14 to 5.816 placing it 9th in the Middle East and North Africa region and 53rd in the world. Kuwait is classified by the IMF as part of the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan group and by the World Bank as High income country.

 

Kuwait’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.075 to 5.437 with scores of 5.948 in Judicial Independence, 5.431 in Rule of Law, 5.634 in Political Stability, and 4.734 in Control of Corruption.

 

Kuwait’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.007 to 6.924 with scores of 5.726 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.42 in Registering Property, and 5.645 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Kuwait’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.339 to 5.081 with scores of 5.184 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, data wasn't available to measure Patent Protection, 4.3 in Copyright Protection, and 5.76 in Trademark Protection.

 

Kuwait is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • GCC
  • OPEC

Kuwait - IPRI Overall Score

Kuwait - 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

Kuwait - IPRI Overall Score

Kuwait - Legal and Political Environment

Kuwait - Physical Property Rights

Kuwait - Intellectual Property Rights