Iraq: Liberal democracy index

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 Iraq

Liberal democracy index

 Latest value 0.197
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 0.116
 Min - Max 0.053 - 0.277
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Iraq from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Iraq during that period was 0.116 index points with a minimum of 0.053 index points in 1963 and a maximum of 0.277 index points in 2008. The latest value from 2022 is 0.197 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 171 countries is 0.389 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Iraq - Liberal democracy index  - Recent values chart

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Iraq - Liberal democracy index  - historical chart - 1960-2022




Definition: Measures the protection of individual rights and freedoms within a political system.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Electoral democracy index 0.362 2022 index points
 Liberal democracy index 0.197 2022 index points
 Participatory democracy index 0.195 2022 index points
 Deliberative democracy index 0.222 2022 index points
 Egalitarian democracy index 0.187 2022 index points
 Government accountability 0.346 2022 index points
 Freedom of expression 0.409 2022 index points
 Political corruption 0.878 2022 index points
 Women political empowerment 0.466 2022 index points
 Academic freedom 0.462 2022 index points
 Presidential elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
 Parliamentary elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
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