(measure: points; Source: The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Brazil: Political globalization index (0-100)
For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1970 to 2017. The average value for Brazil during that period was 71.75 points with a minimum of 61.99 points in 1988 and a maximum of 79.57 points in 2014.
The latest value from 2017 is 79.17 points. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 201
countries is 62.63 points.
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The KOF Political Globalization Index for Brazil and other countries measures the number of embassies and high commissions in Brazil; the number of international organizations to which it is a member; and the number of UN peace missions Brazil participates in. Also included are the number of treaties signed between Brazil and other countries since 1945. More information and the original data can be obtained here.
Definition: The degree of political globalization is determined by the number of embassies and high commissions in a country, the number of international organizations to which the country is a member, the number of UN peace missions a country participated in, and the number of treaties signed between two or more states.