* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Monetary freedom - Country rankings:

The average for 2019 was 75.82 points.The highest value was in Bulgaria: 88 points and the lowest value was in Syria: 48.3 points. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Monetary freedom index (0-100), 2019
(points, Source: The Heritage Foundation, TheGlobalEconomy.com)



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.
Monetary freedom in the European union
Monetary freedom in Europe
Monetary freedom in Asia
Monetary freedom in Africa
Monetary freedom in North America
Monetary freedom in South America
Monetary freedom in Australia
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