Mexico: Monetary freedom index (0-100): For that indicator, The Heritage Foundation provides data for Mexico from 1995 to 2017. The average value for Mexico during that period was 73.18 points with a minumum of 54.1 points in 1998 and a maximum of 81.3 points in 2006. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The Monetary Freedom index for Mexico from The Heritage Foundation reflects the stability of prices in Mexico and the use of price controls by the government. Price stability with minimal price controls is the ideal state for the free market.
Definition: The score for the Monetary freedom index is based on two factors: the weighted average inflation rate for the most recent three years and price controls. Higher index values denote price stability without microeconomic intervention.