Bhutan: Economic freedom, overall index

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 Bhutan

Economic freedom, overall index (0-100)

 Latest value 59
 Year 2023
 Measure index points
 Data availability 2009 - 2023
 Average 59
 Min - Max 55 - 63
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Bhutan from 2009 to 2023. The average value for Bhutan during that period was 59 index points with a minimum of 55 index points in 2013 and a maximum of 63 index points in 2019. The latest value from 2023 is 59 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2023 based on 174 countries is 59 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Bhutan - Economic freedom, overall index - recent values

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Bhutan - Economic freedom, overall index - historical chart - 2009-2023




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 67 2023 points
 Freedom from corruption 72 2023 points
 Fiscal freedom 79 2023 points
 Business freedom 63 2023 points
 Labor freedom 57 2023 points
 Monetary freedom 65.60 2023 points
 Trade freedom 38 2023 points
 Investment freedom 20 2023 points
 Financial freedom 30 2023 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 59 2023 index points
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