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Economic freedom, overall index (0-100), 2023:

The average for 2023 based on 11 countries was 61 index points. The highest value was in Singapore: 84 index points and the lowest value was in Burma (Myanmar): 47 index points. The indicator is available from 1995 to 2023. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: index points; Source: The Heritage Foundation
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Countries Economic freedom, overall index, 2023 Global rank Available data
Singapore 84 1 1995 - 2023
Malaysia 67 2 1995 - 2023
Brunei 66 3 2014 - 2023
Indonesia 64 4 1995 - 2023
Vietnam 62 5 1995 - 2023
Thailand 61 6 1995 - 2023
Philippines 59 7 1995 - 2023
Cambodia 57 8 1997 - 2023
India 53 9 1995 - 2023
Laos 50 10 1996 - 2023
Burma 47 11 1996 - 2023



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.
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