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Political rights index, 7 (weak) - 1 (strong), 2024:

The average for 2024 based on 12 countries was 3 points. The highest value was in Venezuela: 7 points and the lowest value was in Chile: 1 points. The indicator is available from 1972 to 2024. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: points; Source: The Freedom House
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Countries Political rights, 2024 Global rank Available data
Venezuela 7 1 -
Bolivia 3 2 -
Ecuador 3 3 -
Paraguay 3 4 -
Peru 3 5 -
Argentina 2 6 -
Brazil 2 7 -
Colombia 2 8 -
Guyana 2 9 -
Suriname 2 10 -
Chile 1 11 -
Uruguay 1 12 -



Definition: The Political Rights ratings from the Freedom House evaluate three categories: electoral process, political pluralism and participation, and the functioning of government. The index ranges from 1 (strong rights) to 7 (weak rights).

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