Brunei: Monetary freedom

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 Brunei

Monetary freedom index (0-100)

 Latest value 68.90
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 2014 - 2024
 Average 74.55
 Min - Max 68.90 - 77.10
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Brunei from 2014 to 2024. The average value for Brunei during that period was 74.55 points with a minimum of 68.9 points in 2024 and a maximum of 77.1 points in 2020. The latest value from 2024 is 68.9 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 174 countries is 67.58 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Brunei - Monetary freedom - historical chart - 2014-2024




The Monetary Freedom index for Brunei from The Heritage Foundation reflects the stability of prices in Brunei and the use of price controls by the government. Price stability with minimal price controls is the ideal state for the free market.
Definition: The score for the Monetary freedom index is based on two factors: the weighted average inflation rate for the most recent three years and price controls. Higher index values denote price stability without microeconomic intervention.

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 Property rights 69 2024 points
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 Labor freedom 75 2024 points
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 Trade freedom 85 2024 points
 Investment freedom 65 2024 points
 Financial freedom 50 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 66 2024 index points
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