(measure: points; Source: The Heritage Foundation)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Bahamas: Trade freedom index (0-100)
, 1995 - 2021:
For that indicator, we provide data for the Bahamas from 1995 to 2021. The average value for the Bahamas during that period was 34 points with a minimum of 15 points in 2000 and a maximum of 64 points in 2016.
The latest value from 2021 is 49 points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 178
countries is 71 points.
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The Trade Freedom index for the Bahamas measures the absence of tariffs and other barriers that affect the international trade of goods and services.
Definition: The Trade freedom index is based on two indicators: the trade-weighted average tariff rate and non-tariff barriers (including quantity, price, regulatory, customs and investment restrictions, and direct government intervention).