Voice and accountability - Country rankings:
The average for 2017 was -0.03 points.The highest value was in Norway: 1.69 points and the lowest value was in North Korea: -2.2 points. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available for: Voice and accountability.
Voice and accountability index (-2.5 weak; 2.5 strong), 2017
(points, Source: The World Bank);
Definition: The index for Voice and Accountability captures perceptions of the extent to which the citizens are able to participate in selecting their government, as well as freedom of expression, freedom of association, and a free media.