Voice and accountability index (-2.5 weak; 2.5 strong), 2020 - Country rankings:
The average for 2020 based on 193 countries was -0.04 points.The highest value was in Norway: 1.73 points and the lowest value was in North Korea: -2.16 points. The indicator is available from 1996 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: points; Source: The World Bank
* indicates monthly or quarterly data series
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.