* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Regulatory quality 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 Hong Kong: 2.21 points and the lowest value was in North Korea: -2.34 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 Regulatory Quality captures perceptions of the ability of the government to formulate and implement sound policies and regulations that permit and promote private sector development.
Regulatory quality in the European union
Regulatory quality in Europe
Regulatory quality in Asia
Regulatory quality in Africa
Regulatory quality in North America
Regulatory quality in South America
Regulatory quality in Australia


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