Economic freedom, overall index - Country rankings
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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
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.