(measure: points; Source: The Heritage Foundation)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Central African Republic: Property rights index (0-100)
, 2002 - 2020:
For that indicator, we provide data for the Central African Republic from 2002 to 2020. The average value for the Central African Republic during that period was 24 points with a minimum of 10 points in 2014 and a maximum of 50 points in 2002.
The latest value from is points. For comparison, the world average in based on
countries is 0 points.
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The property rights index for the Central African Republic from The Heritage Foundation reflects the ability of individuals to accumulate private property, secured by clear laws that are fully enforced by the state. It also measures the likelihood of expropriation in the Central African Republic as well as the extent of corruption in the judiciary and the enforcement of contracts.
Definition: The property rights index measures the degree to which a country’s laws protect private property rights and the degree to which its government enforces those laws. It also assesses the likelihood that private property will be expropriated and analyzes the independence of the judiciary, the existence of corruption within the judiciary, and the ability of individuals and businesses to enforce contracts. Higher index values denote more certain legal protection of property.