Zimbabwe: Regulatory quality

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Regulatory quality index (-2.5 weak; 2.5 strong)

 Latest value -1.43
 Year 2022
 Measure points
 Data availability 1996 - 2022
 Average -1.70
 Min - Max -2.20 - -0.77
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Zimbabwe from 1996 to 2022. The average value for Zimbabwe during that period was -1.7 points with a minimum of -2.2 points in 2005 and a maximum of -0.77 points in 1996. The latest value from 2022 is -1.43 points. For comparison, the world average in 2022 based on 193 countries is -0.04 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Recent values chart
Zimbabwe - Regulatory quality - Recent values chart

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Zimbabwe - Regulatory quality - historical chart - 1996-2022

Definition: The index of Regulatory Quality captures perceptions of the ability of the government to formulate and implement sound policies and regulations that permit and promote private sector development.

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 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Rule of law -1.24 2022 points
 Government effectiveness -1.25 2022 points
 Control of corruption -1.26 2022 points
 Regulatory quality -1.43 2022 points
 Voice and accountability -1.10 2022 points
 Political stability -0.88 2022 points
 Corruption perceptions - Transparency International 23 2022 points
 Political rights 6 2024 points
 Civil liberties 5 2024 points
 Competitiveness 44.20 2019 points
 Cost of starting a business 76.60 2019 percent of per capita GNI
 Shadow economy 67.00 2015 percent
 Informal economy, MIMIC method 62.20 2020 percent
 Informal economy, DGE method 60.40 2020 percent
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