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Political globalization index (0-100), 2017 - Country rankings:

The average for 2017 based on 195 countries was 64.29 points.The highest value was in Italy: 98.26 points and the lowest value was in New Caledonia: 4.34 points. The indicator is available from 1970 to 2017. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: points; Source: The Swiss Institute of Technology in Zurich
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Definition: The degree of political globalization is determined by the number of embassies and high commissions in a country, the number of international organizations to which the country is a member, the number of UN peace missions a country participated in, and the number of treaties signed between two or more states.
Political globalization in the European union
Political globalization in Europe
Political globalization in Asia
Political globalization in Africa
Political globalization in North America
Political globalization in South America
Political globalization in Australia


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