Uganda: Monetary freedom

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 Uganda

Monetary freedom index (0-100)

 Latest value 75.1
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 1995 - 2024
 Average 78.79
 Min - Max 67.1 - 90.3
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Uganda from 1995 to 2024. The average value for Uganda during that period was 78.79 points with a minimum of 67.1 points in 1995 and a maximum of 90.3 points in 2004. The latest value from 2024 is 75.1 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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Uganda - Monetary freedom - recent values

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Uganda - Monetary freedom - historical chart - 1995-2024




The Monetary Freedom index for Uganda from The Heritage Foundation reflects the stability of prices in Uganda 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 47 2024 points
 Freedom from corruption 24 2024 points
 Fiscal freedom 18 2024 points
 Business freedom 49 2024 points
 Labor freedom 55 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 75.10 2024 points
 Trade freedom 56 2024 points
 Investment freedom 55 2024 points
 Financial freedom 40 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 51 2024 index points
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