Tonga: Trade freedom

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 Tonga

Trade freedom index (0-100)

 Latest value 72
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 2009 - 2024
 Average 72
 Min - Max 56 - 80
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Tonga from 2009 to 2024. The average value for Tonga during that period was 72 points with a minimum of 56 points in 2009 and a maximum of 80 points in 2014. The latest value from 2024 is 72 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 176 countries is 70 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Tonga - Trade freedom - historical chart - 2009-2024




The Trade Freedom index for Tonga measures the absence of tariffs and other barriers that affect the international trade of goods and services.
Definition: The Trade freedom index is based on two indicators: the trade-weighted average tariff rate and non-tariff barriers (including quantity, price, regulatory, customs and investment restrictions, and direct government intervention).

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