Bahamas: Political rights

* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
 Bahamas

Political rights index, 7 (weak) - 1 (strong)

 Latest value 1
 Year 2020
 Measure points
 Data availability 1973 - 2020
 Average 1
 Min - Max 1 - 2
 Source The Freedom House
For that indicator, we provide data for the Bahamas from 1973 to 2020. The average value for the Bahamas during that period was 1 points with a minimum of 1 points in 1973 and a maximum of 2 points in 1982. The latest value from 2020 is 1 points. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 195 countries is 4 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Select indicator
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series


Recent values chart
Bahamas - Political rights - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Bahamas - Political rights - historical chart - 1973-2020




Definition: The Political Rights ratings from the Freedom House evaluate three categories: electoral process, political pluralism and participation, and the functioning of government. The index ranges from 1 (strong rights) to 7 (weak rights).


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Rule of law 0.13 2022 points
 Government effectiveness 0.42 2022 points
 Control of corruption 1.26 2022 points
 Regulatory quality -0.15 2022 points
 Voice and accountability 0.87 2022 points
 Political stability 0.88 2022 points
 Corruption perceptions - Transparency International 64 2022 points
 Political rights 1 2020 points
 Civil liberties 1 2020 points
 Cost of starting a business 11.00 2019 percent of per capita GNI
 Shadow economy 38.55 2015 percent
 Informal economy, MIMIC method 31.30 2020 percent
 Informal economy, DGE method 23.80 2020 percent
This site uses cookies.
Learn more here


OK