2021
| International Property Rights Index

Rwanda

Region

Africa

Global Rank

51/129

Regional Rank

3/30

Score

5.942

Rwanda’s IPRI score decreased by -0.299 to 5.942 placing it 3rd in the Africa region and 51st in the world. Rwanda is classified by the IMF as part of the Sub-Saharan Africa group and by the World Bank as Low income country.

 

Rwanda’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.076 to 5.746 with scores of 6.229 in Judicial Independence, 5.152 in Rule of Law, 5.473 in Political Stability, and 6.128 in Control of Corruption.

 

Rwanda’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.041 to 7.163 with scores of 6.61 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.786 in Registering Property, and 5.217 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Rwanda’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.861 to 4.877 with scores of 6.11 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.467 in Patent Protection, 4.053 in Trademark Protection, and data wasn't available to measure Copyright Protection.

 

Rwanda is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • CEEAC

Rwanda - IPRI Overall Score

Rwanda - 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

Rwanda - IPRI Overall Score

Rwanda - Legal and Political Environment

Rwanda - Physical Property Rights

Rwanda - Intellectual Property Rights