Cameroon: Economic freedom, overall index

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 Cameroon

Economic freedom, overall index (0-100)

 Latest value 52
 Year 2023
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1995 - 2023
 Average 52
 Min - Max 45 - 56
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 1995 to 2023. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 52 index points with a minimum of 45 index points in 1997 and a maximum of 56 index points in 2007. The latest value from 2023 is 52 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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Cameroon - Economic freedom, overall index - recent values

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Cameroon - Economic freedom, overall index - historical chart - 1995-2023




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 38 2023 points
 Freedom from corruption 21 2023 points
 Fiscal freedom 82 2023 points
 Business freedom 47 2023 points
 Labor freedom 47 2023 points
 Monetary freedom 80.30 2023 points
 Trade freedom 54 2023 points
 Investment freedom 30 2023 points
 Financial freedom 50 2023 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 52 2023 index points
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