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Government effectiveness index (-2.5 weak; 2.5 strong), 2018 - Country rankings:

The average for 2018 based on 193 countries was -0.02 points.The highest value was in Singapore: 2.23 points and the lowest value was in Yemen: -2.24 points. The indicator is available from 1996 to 2018. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: points; Source: The World Bank
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Definition: The index of Government Effectiveness captures perceptions of the quality of public services, the quality of the civil service and the degree of its independence from political pressures, the quality of policy formulation and implementation, and the credibility of the government's commitment to such policies.
Government effectiveness in the European union
Government effectiveness in Europe
Government effectiveness in Asia
Government effectiveness in Africa
Government effectiveness in North America
Government effectiveness in South America
Government effectiveness in Australia


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