Denmark: Economic freedom, overall index

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 Denmark

Economic freedom, overall index (0-100)

 Latest value 78
 Year 2024
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1996 - 2024
 Average 75
 Min - Max 67 - 80
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Denmark from 1996 to 2024. The average value for Denmark during that period was 75 index points with a minimum of 67 index points in 1996 and a maximum of 80 index points in 2009. The latest value from 2024 is 78 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 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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Denmark - Economic freedom, overall index - historical chart - 1996-2024




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.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Property rights 99 2024 points
 Freedom from corruption 97 2024 points
 Fiscal freedom 98 2024 points
 Business freedom 93 2024 points
 Labor freedom 65 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 74.30 2024 points
 Trade freedom 79 2024 points
 Investment freedom 90 2024 points
 Financial freedom 80 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 78 2024 index points
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