(measure: points; Source: The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Brazil: Political globalization index (0-100), 1970 - 2018:
For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1970 to 2018. The average value for Brazil during that period was 72.12 points with a minimum of 61.99 points in 1988 and a maximum of 89.83 points in 2018.
The latest value from 2018 is 89.83 points. For comparison, the world average in 2018 based on 198
countries is 62.71 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.
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. More information and the original data can be obtained here.