USA: Human rights and rule of law index
(measure: index points; Source: Fund for Peace)
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
USA: Human rights and rule of law index, 0 (high) - 10 (low): For that indicator, Fund for Peace provides data for the USA from 2007 to 2018. The average value for the USA during that period was 3.63 index points with a minumum of 3.2 index points in 2013 and a maximum of 4.6 index points in 2007. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
Definition: The Human rights and rule of law indicator considers the relationship between the state and its population insofar as fundamental human rights are protected and freedoms are observed and respected. The higher the indicator's value, the less protected are the human rights and the rule of law in the country.