Taiwan: Monetary freedom

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 Taiwan

Monetary freedom index (0-100)

 Latest value 80.10
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 1995 - 2024
 Average 84.71
 Min - Max 79.30 - 94.20
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Taiwan from 1995 to 2024. The average value for Taiwan during that period was 84.71 points with a minimum of 79.3 points in 2010 and a maximum of 94.2 points in 2004. The latest value from 2024 is 80.1 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 174 countries is 67.58 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Taiwan - Monetary freedom - Recent values chart

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Taiwan - Monetary freedom - historical chart - 1995-2024




The Monetary Freedom index for Taiwan from The Heritage Foundation reflects the stability of prices in Taiwan and the use of price controls by the government. Price stability with minimal price controls is the ideal state for the free market.
Definition: The score for the Monetary freedom index is based on two factors: the weighted average inflation rate for the most recent three years and price controls. Higher index values denote price stability without microeconomic intervention.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Property rights 82 2024 points
 Freedom from corruption 73 2024 points
 Fiscal freedom 90 2024 points
 Business freedom 85 2024 points
 Labor freedom 69 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 80.10 2024 points
 Trade freedom 86 2024 points
 Investment freedom 70 2024 points
 Financial freedom 60 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 80 2024 index points
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