Ethiopia: Economic freedom, overall index

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 Ethiopia

Economic freedom, overall index (0-100)

 Latest value 48
 Year 2024
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1995 - 2024
 Average 51
 Min - Max 43 - 55
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Ethiopia from 1995 to 2024. The average value for Ethiopia during that period was 51 index points with a minimum of 43 index points in 1995 and a maximum of 55 index points in 2004. The latest value from 2024 is 48 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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Ethiopia - Economic freedom, overall index - Recent values chart

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Ethiopia - Economic freedom, overall index - historical chart - 1995-2024




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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Property rights 28 2024 points
 Freedom from corruption 34 2024 points
 Fiscal freedom 79 2024 points
 Business freedom 44 2024 points
 Labor freedom 39 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 49.80 2024 points
 Trade freedom 57 2024 points
 Investment freedom 30 2024 points
 Financial freedom 20 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 48 2024 index points
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