Slovakia: Academic freedom

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 Slovakia

Academic freedom index

 Latest value 0.947
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1993 - 2022
 Average 0.939
 Min - Max 0.857 - 0.964
 Source Varieties of Democracy (V-Dem)
For that indicator, we provide data for Slovakia from 1993 to 2022. The average value for Slovakia during that period was 0.939 index points with a minimum of 0.857 index points in 1995 and a maximum of 0.964 index points in 2021. The latest value from 2022 is 0.947 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 171 countries is 0.611 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Slovakia - Academic freedom - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Slovakia - Academic freedom - historical chart - 1993-2022




Definition: Measures academics' rights to teach and discuss, carry out research, express freely their opinion with no censorship and the freedom to participate in professional or representative academic bodies.


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 Government accountability 1.576 2022 index points
 Freedom of expression 0.962 2022 index points
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 Academic freedom 0.947 2022 index points
 Presidential elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
 Parliamentary elections 0.00 2022 1 elections, 0 otherwise
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