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Economic freedom, overall index (0-100), 2020 - Country rankings:

The average for 2020 based on 176 countries was 62 index points.The highest value was in Hong Kong: 89 index points and the lowest value was in North Korea: 4 index points. The indicator is available from 1995 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: index points; Source: The Heritage Foundation
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Definition: The Overall index of economic freedom has ten components grouped into four broad categories: Rule of Law; Limited Government; Regulatory Efficiency and
Open Markets. The overall economic freedom is scored on a scale of 0 to 100, where 100 represents the maximum freedom.
Economic freedom, overall index in the European union
Economic freedom, overall index in Europe
Economic freedom, overall index in Asia
Economic freedom, overall index in Africa
Economic freedom, overall index in North America
Economic freedom, overall index in South America
Economic freedom, overall index in Australia


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