Saudi Arabia: Civil liberties index, 7 (weak) - 1 (strong)
For that indicator, The Freedom House provides data for Saudi Arabia from 1972 to 2019. The average value for Saudi Arabia during that period was 7 points with a minimum of 6 points in 1972 and a maximum of 7 points in 1982.
The latest value from 2019 is 7 points. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 194
countries is 3 points.
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Definition: The Civil Liberties index from the Freedom House evaluate the following: freedom of expression and belief, associational and organizational rights, rule of law, and personal autonomy and individual rights. The rating ranges from 1 (strong liberties) to 7 (no liberties).