Nepal: Liberal democracy index

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 Nepal

Liberal democracy index

 Latest value 0.501
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1960 - 2022
 Average 0.226
 Min - Max 0.050 - 0.560
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Nepal from 1960 to 2022. The average value for Nepal during that period was 0.226 index points with a minimum of 0.05 index points in 1962 and a maximum of 0.56 index points in 2017. The latest value from 2022 is 0.501 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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Nepal - Liberal democracy index  - historical chart - 1960-2022




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

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 Egalitarian democracy index 0.419 2022 index points
 Government accountability 1.121 2022 index points
 Freedom of expression 0.831 2022 index points
 Political corruption 0.595 2022 index points
 Women political empowerment 0.768 2022 index points
 Academic freedom 0.859 2022 index points
 Parliamentary elections 1.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
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