Slovakia: Freedom of expression

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 Slovakia

Freedom of expression

 Latest value 0.962
 Year 2022
 Measure index points
 Data availability 1993 - 2022
 Average 0.915
 Min - Max 0.796 - 0.962
 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 0.915 index points with a minimum of 0.796 index points in 1995 and a maximum of 0.962 index points in 2021. The latest value from 2022 is 0.962 index points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 171 countries is 0.630 index points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Slovakia - Freedom of expression - Recent values chart

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Slovakia - Freedom of expression - historical chart - 1993-2022




Definition: Measures the government respect for press and media freedom, political discussion, and academic and cultural expression.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Electoral democracy index 0.851 2022 index points
 Liberal democracy index 0.779 2022 index points
 Participatory democracy index 0.612 2022 index points
 Deliberative democracy index 0.605 2022 index points
 Egalitarian democracy index 0.702 2022 index points
 Government accountability 1.576 2022 index points
 Freedom of expression 0.962 2022 index points
 Political corruption 0.241 2022 index points
 Women political empowerment 0.903 2022 index points
 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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