2021
| International Property Rights Index

Saudi Arabia

Region

Middle East and North Africa

Global Rank

34/129

Regional Rank

5/15

Score

6.421

Saudi Arabia’s IPRI score decreased by -0.041 to 6.421 placing it 5th in the Middle East and North Africa region and 34th in the world. Saudi Arabia 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.

 

Saudi Arabia’s Legal and Political Subindex decreased by -0.047 to 5.759 with scores of 7.706 in Judicial Independence, 5.337 in Rule of Law, 4.441 in Political Stability, and 5.549 in Control of Corruption.

 

Saudi Arabia’s Physical Property Rights Subindex increased by 0.438 to 7.579 with scores of 7.886 in perception of Property Rights Protection, 9.971 in Registering Property, and 6.193 in Ease of Access to Loans.

 

Saudi Arabia’s Intellectual Property Rights Subindex decreased by -0.513 to 5.488 with scores of 7.171 in perception of Intellectual Property Protection, 4.612 in Patent Protection, 5.3 in Copyright Protection, and 4.867 in Trademark Protection.

 

Saudi Arabia is a member of the following regional integration agreements

  • GCC
  • OPEC

Saudi Arabia - IPRI Overall Score

Saudi Arabia - 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

Saudi Arabia - IPRI Overall Score

Saudi Arabia - Legal and Political Environment

Saudi Arabia - Physical Property Rights

Saudi Arabia - Intellectual Property Rights