Lesotho: Political globalization

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 Lesotho

Political globalization index (0-100)

 Latest value 38
 Year 2021
 Measure points
 Data availability 1970 - 2021
 Average 32.77
 Min - Max 18.27 - 50.83
 Source The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich
For that indicator, we provide data for Lesotho from 1970 to 2021. The average value for Lesotho during that period was 32.77 points with a minimum of 18.27 points in 1972 and a maximum of 50.83 points in 2012. The latest value from 2021 is 38 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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Lesotho - Political globalization - recent values

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Lesotho - Political globalization - historical chart - 1970-2021




The KOF Political Globalization Index for Lesotho and other countries measures the number of embassies and high commissions in Lesotho; the number of international organizations to which it is a member; and the number of UN peace missions Lesotho participates in. Also included are the number of treaties signed between Lesotho 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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Overall globalization 48.00 2021 points
 Economic globalization 57.00 2021 points
 Political globalization 38.00 2021 points
 Social globalization 50.00 2021 points
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