Palestine: Political globalization

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 Palestine

Political globalization index (0-100)

 Latest value 7.46
 Year 2017
 Measure points
 Data availability 1970 - 2017
 Average 5.35
 Min - Max 4.61 - 7.46
 Source The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich
For that indicator, we provide data for Palestine from 1970 to 2017. The average value for Palestine during that period was 5.35 points with a minimum of 4.61 points in 2006 and a maximum of 7.46 points in 2017. The latest value from 2017 is 7.46 points. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 201 countries is 62.63 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Palestine - Political globalization - Recent values chart

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Palestine - Political globalization - historical chart - 1970-2017




The KOF Political Globalization Index for Palestine and other countries measures the number of embassies and high commissions in Palestine; the number of international organizations to which it is a member; and the number of UN peace missions Palestine participates in. Also included are the number of treaties signed between Palestine and other countries since 1945.
Definition: The degree of political globalization is determined by the number of embassies and high commissions in a country, the number of international organizations to which the country is a member, the number of UN peace missions a country participated in, and the number of treaties signed between two or more states. More information and the original data can be obtained here.

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