New Zealand: Rule of law index (-2.5 weak; 2.5 strong)
For that indicator, The World Bank provides data for New Zealand from 1996 to 2017. The average value for New Zealand during that period was 1.89 points with a minumum of 1.81 points in 2006 and a maximum of 2.01 points in 2014.
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Definition: The index for Rule of Law captures perceptions of the extent to which agents have confidence in and abide by the rules of society, and in particular the quality of contract enforcement, property rights, the police, and the courts, as well as the likelihood of crime and violence.