world rank1
overall score89.8
Rule of Law

Property Rights93.7

Government Integrity80.3

Judicial Effectiveness84.0

Government Size

Government Spending90.0

Tax Burden93.0

Fiscal Health100.0

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom94.6

Labor Freedom89.1

Monetary Freedom83.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom90.0

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank2
overall score88.6
Rule of Law

Property Rights97.1

Government Integrity87.9

Judicial Effectiveness91.5

Government Size

Government Spending90.1

Tax Burden90.5

Fiscal Health80.7

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom95.1

Labor Freedom90.8

Monetary Freedom84.3

Open Markets

Trade Freedom90.0

Investment Freedom85.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank3
overall score83.7
Rule of Law

Property Rights96.1

Government Integrity89.9

Judicial Effectiveness88.5

Government Size

Government Spending46.5

Tax Burden70.8

Fiscal Health97.8

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom91.8

Labor Freedom86.2

Monetary Freedom90.1

Open Markets

Trade Freedom87.4

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank4
overall score81.5
Rule of Law

Property Rights86.9

Government Integrity80.3

Judicial Effectiveness77.6

Government Size

Government Spending67.5

Tax Burden70.9

Fiscal Health95.8

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom76.8

Labor Freedom72.2

Monetary Freedom84.4

Open Markets

Trade Freedom90.0

Investment Freedom85.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank5
overall score81.0
Rule of Law

Property Rights81.7

Government Integrity74.8

Judicial Effectiveness92.9

Government Size

Government Spending59.0

Tax Burden63.2

Fiscal Health84.6

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom89.3

Labor Freedom84.1

Monetary Freedom86.4

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.2

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank6
overall score79.1
Rule of Law

Property Rights82.6

Government Integrity69.9

Judicial Effectiveness82.8

Government Size

Government Spending55.8

Tax Burden81.2

Fiscal Health99.8

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom77.0

Labor Freedom56.9

Monetary Freedom85.7

Open Markets

Trade Freedom87.0

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank7
overall score78.5
Rule of Law

Property Rights88.3

Government Integrity81.6

Judicial Effectiveness80.8

Government Size

Government Spending52.3

Tax Burden77.4

Fiscal Health80.3

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom81.9

Labor Freedom73.1

Monetary Freedom77.8

Open Markets

Trade Freedom88.4

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank8
overall score76.9
Rule of Law

Property Rights76.7

Government Integrity74.2

Judicial Effectiveness85.0

Government Size

Government Spending67.4

Tax Burden96.4

Fiscal Health99.2

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom81.1

Labor Freedom80.9

Monetary Freedom78.4

Open Markets

Trade Freedom83.5

Investment Freedom40.0

Financial Freedom60.0

world rank9
overall score76.7
Rule of Law

Property Rights85.8

Government Integrity78.3

Judicial Effectiveness78.3

Government Size

Government Spending57.1

Tax Burden72.7

Fiscal Health60.3

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom80.3

Labor Freedom73.6

Monetary Freedom87.6

Open Markets

Trade Freedom87.0

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom70.0

world rank10
overall score76.5
Rule of Law

Property Rights68.2

Government Integrity70.5

Judicial Effectiveness63.7

Government Size

Government Spending82.2

Tax Burden77.6

Fiscal Health96.1

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom72.3

Labor Freedom64.3

Monetary Freedom82.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.4

Investment Freedom85.0

Financial Freedom70.0

2012 Index of Economic Freedom

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