Belarus: Civil liberties

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 Belarus

Civil liberties index, 7 (weak) - 1 (strong)

 Latest value 7
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 1991 - 2024
 Average 6
 Min - Max 3 - 7
 Source The Freedom House
For that indicator, we provide data for Belarus from 1991 to 2024. The average value for Belarus during that period was 6 points with a minimum of 3 points in 1992 and a maximum of 7 points in 2022. The latest value from 2024 is 7 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 194 countries is 3 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Belarus - Civil liberties - Recent values chart

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Belarus - Civil liberties - historical chart - 1991-2024




Definition: The Civil Liberties index from the Freedom House evaluate the following: freedom of expression and belief, associational and organizational rights, rule of law, and personal autonomy and individual rights. The rating ranges from 1 (strong liberties) to 7 (no liberties).

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 Rule of law -1.22 2022 points
 Government effectiveness -0.85 2022 points
 Control of corruption -0.58 2022 points
 Regulatory quality -1.33 2022 points
 Voice and accountability -1.63 2022 points
 Political stability -0.79 2022 points
 Corruption perceptions - Transparency International 39 2022 points
 Political rights 7 2024 points
 Civil liberties 7 2024 points
 Cost of starting a business 0.50 2019 percent of per capita GNI
 Shadow economy 32.37 2015 percent
 Informal economy, MIMIC method 43.10 2020 percent
 Informal economy, DGE method 36.80 2020 percent
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