Afghanistan: Economic freedom, overall index

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 Afghanistan

Economic freedom, overall index (0-100)

 Latest value 53
 Year 2021
 Measure index points
 Data availability 2017 - 2021
 Average 52
 Min - Max 49 - 55
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Afghanistan from 2017 to 2021. The average value for Afghanistan during that period was 52 index points with a minimum of 49 index points in 2017 and a maximum of 55 index points in 2020. The latest value from 2021 is 53 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 176 countries is 62 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Definition: The Overall index of economic freedom has ten components grouped into four broad categories: Rule of Law; Limited Government; Regulatory Efficiency and Open Markets. The overall economic freedom is scored on a scale of 0 to 100, where 100 represents the maximum freedom.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Property rights 6 2023 points
 Freedom from corruption 13 2023 points
 Fiscal freedom 91 2021 points
 Business freedom 35 2023 points
 Labor freedom 45 2023 points
 Monetary freedom 80.80 2021 points
 Trade freedom 69 2021 points
 Investment freedom 10 2021 points
 Financial freedom 10 2021 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 53 2021 index points
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