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Nigeria: Short-term political risk (1=low, 7=high): For that indicator, Credendo Group provides data for Nigeria from 2014 to 2017. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 5 index points with a minumum of 4 index points in 2014 and a maximum of 6 index points in 2016. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: Short Term political risk = Political risk related to short-term export transactions. Political risk covers the risks of foreign exchange shortages, wars, revolutions, natural disasters and arbitrary government actions. Countries are classified into seven categories (from 1-low risk to 7-high risk) reflecting the intensity of political risk.