2021
| International Property Rights Index

Malta

Region

Western Europe

Global Rank

39/129

Regional Rank

17/19

Score

6.292

Malta’s IPRI score decreased by -0.274 to 3.875 placing it 17th in the Western Europe region and 39th in the world. Malta is classified by the IMF as part of the Advanced economies group and by the World Bank as High income country.

 

Malta’s Legal and Political Subindex increased by 0.02 to 3.301 with scores of 1.868 in Judicial Independence, 3.834 in Rule of Law, 4.225 in Political Stability, and 3.276 in Control of Corruption.

 

Malta’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.126 to 4.099 with scores of 2.074 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 8.461 in Registering Property, and 2.14 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Malta’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.967 to 4.099 with scores of 3.931 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 5.167 in Patent Protection, data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection, and 5.276 in Trademark Protection.

 

Malta is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • EU

Malta - IPRI Overall Score

Malta - 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

Malta - IPRI Overall Score

Malta - Legal and Political Environment

Malta - Physical Property Rights

Malta - Intellectual Property Rights