(measure: points; Source: The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
Guinea-Bissau: Political globalization index (0-100)
For that indicator, The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich provides data for Guinea-Bissau from 1974 to 2017. The average value for Guinea-Bissau during that period was 32.03 points with a minimum of 6.21 points in 1974 and a maximum of 48.77 points in 2014.
The latest value from 2017 is 48.75 points. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 201
countries is 62.63 points.
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The KOF Political Globalization Index for Guinea-Bissau and other countries measures the number of embassies and high commissions in Guinea-Bissau; the number of international organizations to which it is a member; and the number of UN peace missions Guinea-Bissau participates in. Also included are the number of treaties signed between Guinea-Bissau and other countries since 1945. More information and the original data can be obtained here.
Definition: The degree of political globalization is determined by the number of embassies and high commissions in a country, the number of international organizations to which the country is a member, the number of UN peace missions a country participated in, and the number of treaties signed between two or more states.