Montenegro: Freedom of expression

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 Montenegro

Freedom of expression

 Latest value 0.809
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1998 - 2022
 Average 0.711
 Min - Max 0.651 - 0.831
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Montenegro from 1998 to 2022. The average value for Montenegro during that period was 0.711 index points with a minimum of 0.651 index points in 1998 and a maximum of 0.831 index points in 2021. The latest value from 2022 is 0.809 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 171 countries is 0.630 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Montenegro - Freedom of expression - Recent values chart

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Montenegro - Freedom of expression - historical chart - 1998-2022




Definition: Measures the government respect for press and media freedom, political discussion, and academic and cultural expression.


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 Electoral democracy index 0.501 2022 index points
 Liberal democracy index 0.404 2022 index points
 Participatory democracy index 0.300 2022 index points
 Deliberative democracy index 0.389 2022 index points
 Egalitarian democracy index 0.401 2022 index points
 Government accountability 0.795 2022 index points
 Freedom of expression 0.809 2022 index points
 Political corruption 0.529 2022 index points
 Women political empowerment 0.871 2022 index points
 Academic freedom 0.822 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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