Guinea-Bissau: Political globalization

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 Guinea-Bissau

Political globalization index (0-100)

 Latest value 46.00
 Year 2021
 Measure points
 Data availability 1974 - 2021
 Average 32.93
 Min - Max 6.21 - 48.77
 Source The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich
For that indicator, we provide data for Guinea-Bissau from 1974 to 2021. The average value for Guinea-Bissau during that period was 32.93 points with a minimum of 6.21 points in 1974 and a maximum of 48.77 points in 2014. The latest value from 2021 is 46 points. For comparison, the world average in 2021 based on 190 countries is 63.74 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Guinea-Bissau - Political globalization - historical chart - 1974-2021




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.
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. More information and the original data can be obtained here.

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