world rank1
overall score90.2
Rule of Law

Property Rights92.5

Government Integrity82.8

Judicial Effectiveness84.3

Government Size

Government Spending90.2

Tax Burden93.1

Fiscal Health100.0

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom96.3

Labor Freedom89.4

Monetary Freedom84.3

Open Markets

Trade Freedom90.0

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank2
overall score88.8
Rule of Law

Property Rights98.4

Government Integrity91.2

Judicial Effectiveness90.9

Government Size

Government Spending90.6

Tax Burden90.4

Fiscal Health80.0

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom90.9

Labor Freedom92.6

Monetary Freedom85.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom90.0

Investment Freedom85.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank3
overall score84.2
Rule of Law

Property Rights95.1

Government Integrity95.7

Judicial Effectiveness88.4

Government Size

Government Spending49.5

Tax Burden70.5

Fiscal Health98.3

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom91.5

Labor Freedom84.4

Monetary Freedom90.0

Open Markets

Trade Freedom87.4

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank4
overall score81.7
Rule of Law

Property Rights84.2

Government Integrity82.8

Judicial Effectiveness82.1

Government Size

Government Spending65.4

Tax Burden70.5

Fiscal Health95.9

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom75.7

Labor Freedom73.9

Monetary Freedom85.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom90.0

Investment Freedom85.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank5
overall score80.9
Rule of Law

Property Rights78.7

Government Integrity77.4

Judicial Effectiveness93.4

Government Size

Government Spending61.2

Tax Burden63.0

Fiscal Health84.3

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom89.1

Labor Freedom79.7

Monetary Freedom87.4

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.2

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank6
overall score80.4
Rule of Law

Property Rights87.7

Government Integrity79.0

Judicial Effectiveness79.0

Government Size

Government Spending69.6

Tax Burden76.1

Fiscal Health80.8

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom81.8

Labor Freedom76.4

Monetary Freedom87.4

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.9

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom70.0

world rank7
overall score78.8
Rule of Law

Property Rights80.4

Government Integrity75.7

Judicial Effectiveness83.9

Government Size

Government Spending52.6

Tax Burden80.7

Fiscal Health99.8

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom75.6

Labor Freedom54.8

Monetary Freedom85.1

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.9

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank8
overall score78.0
Rule of Law

Property Rights92.2

Government Integrity79.0

Judicial Effectiveness93.8

Government Size

Government Spending44.4

Tax Burden65.2

Fiscal Health53.5

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom91.1

Labor Freedom74.4

Monetary Freedom85.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.9

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank9
overall score77.7
Rule of Law

Property Rights87.5

Government Integrity78.3

Judicial Effectiveness77.1

Government Size

Government Spending52.3

Tax Burden76.7

Fiscal Health81.2

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom81.8

Labor Freedom71.3

Monetary Freedom77.5

Open Markets

Trade Freedom88.1

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank10
overall score77.6
Rule of Law

Property Rights76.3

Government Integrity77.3

Judicial Effectiveness83.4

Government Size

Government Spending70.9

Tax Burden98.4

Fiscal Health99.0

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom79.9

Labor Freedom81.1

Monetary Freedom80.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom84.3

Investment Freedom40.0

Financial Freedom60.0

2012 Index of Economic Freedom

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