Chile: Freedom of expression

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 Chile

Freedom of expression

 Latest value 0.934
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 0.672
 Min - Max 0.020 - 0.969
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Chile from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Chile during that period was 0.672 index points with a minimum of 0.02 index points in 1974 and a maximum of 0.969 index points in 2012. The latest value from 2022 is 0.934 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 171 countries is 0.630 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Chile - Freedom of expression - Recent values chart

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Chile - Freedom of expression - historical chart - 1960-2022




Definition: Measures the government respect for press and media freedom, political discussion, and academic and cultural expression.

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 Electoral democracy index 0.811 2022 index points
 Liberal democracy index 0.755 2022 index points
 Participatory democracy index 0.571 2022 index points
 Deliberative democracy index 0.758 2022 index points
 Egalitarian democracy index 0.619 2022 index points
 Government accountability 1.634 2022 index points
 Freedom of expression 0.934 2022 index points
 Political corruption 0.066 2022 index points
 Women political empowerment 0.907 2022 index points
 Academic freedom 0.945 2022 index points
 Presidential elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
 Parliamentary elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
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