world rank1
overall score90.2
Rule of Law

Property Rights93.3

Government Integrity83.8

Judicial Effectiveness75.3

Government Size

Government Spending90.3

Tax Burden93.1

Fiscal Health100.0

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom96.4

Labor Freedom89.2

Monetary Freedom86.4

Open Markets

Trade Freedom95.0

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank2
overall score89.4
Rule of Law

Property Rights97.4

Government Integrity95.1

Judicial Effectiveness92.4

Government Size

Government Spending90.7

Tax Burden90.4

Fiscal Health80.0

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom90.8

Labor Freedom91.0

Monetary Freedom85.3

Open Markets

Trade Freedom94.8

Investment Freedom85.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank3
overall score84.4
Rule of Law

Property Rights95.0

Government Integrity96.7

Judicial Effectiveness83.5

Government Size

Government Spending50.4

Tax Burden71.0

Fiscal Health98.6

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom91.0

Labor Freedom86.7

Monetary Freedom87.5

Open Markets

Trade Freedom92.4

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank4
overall score81.9
Rule of Law

Property Rights85.3

Government Integrity88.0

Judicial Effectiveness82.0

Government Size

Government Spending64.8

Tax Burden70.5

Fiscal Health96.3

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom75.4

Labor Freedom72.5

Monetary Freedom85.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom87.4

Investment Freedom85.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank5
overall score80.9
Rule of Law

Property Rights79.1

Government Integrity79.9

Judicial Effectiveness86.5

Government Size

Government Spending60.1

Tax Burden62.8

Fiscal Health86.2

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom88.3

Labor Freedom84.1

Monetary Freedom86.6

Open Markets

Trade Freedom87.6

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom90.0

world rank6
overall score80.5
Rule of Law

Property Rights85.8

Government Integrity78.0

Judicial Effectiveness68.4

Government Size

Government Spending77.4

Tax Burden76.3

Fiscal Health89.0

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom83.1

Labor Freedom75.3

Monetary Freedom87.0

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.0

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom70.0

world rank7
overall score78.9
Rule of Law

Property Rights92.3

Government Integrity83.8

Judicial Effectiveness85.9

Government Size

Government Spending48.2

Tax Burden64.7

Fiscal Health68.6

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom92.9

Labor Freedom73.5

Monetary Freedom81.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.0

Investment Freedom90.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank8
overall score77.7
Rule of Law

Property Rights87.0

Government Integrity84.6

Judicial Effectiveness69.4

Government Size

Government Spending51.3

Tax Burden76.8

Fiscal Health83.1

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom81.9

Labor Freedom73.7

Monetary Freedom77.2

Open Markets

Trade Freedom86.8

Investment Freedom80.0

Financial Freedom80.0

world rank9
overall score77.6
Rule of Law

Property Rights81.8

Government Integrity78.8

Judicial Effectiveness87.1

Government Size

Government Spending68.8

Tax Burden99.2

Fiscal Health88.9

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom79.9

Labor Freedom81.1

Monetary Freedom80.9

Open Markets

Trade Freedom84.4

Investment Freedom40.0

Financial Freedom60.0

world rank10
overall score77.3
Rule of Law

Property Rights85.4

Government Integrity69.2

Judicial Effectiveness70.1

Government Size

Government Spending90.6

Tax Burden75.0

Fiscal Health91.6

Regulatory Efficiency

Business Freedom93.2

Labor Freedom60.9

Monetary Freedom84.4

Open Markets

Trade Freedom87.0

Investment Freedom60.0

Financial Freedom60.0

2012 Index of Economic Freedom

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