Ethiopia: Political rights index, 7 (weak) - 1 (strong), 1972 - 2020:
For that indicator, we provide data for Ethiopia from 1972 to 2020. The average value for Ethiopia during that period was 6 points with a minimum of 4 points in 1995 and a maximum of 7 points in 1975.
The latest value from 2020 is 6 points. For comparison, the world average in 2020 based on 195
countries is 4 points.
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Definition: The Political Rights ratings from the Freedom House evaluate three categories: electoral process, political pluralism and participation, and the functioning of government. The index ranges from 1 (strong rights) to 7 (weak rights).