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Democracy Index

The Democracy Index is a measure created by the Economist Intelligence Unit to give a score and ranking to countries around the world

165
Countries
covered
4
Democracy types
classified
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Democracy type

There are 4 different democracy types with the following distribution

Democracy type Countries Population share
Flawed democracy 53 42.6%
Authoritarian 53 35.7%
Hybrid regime 39 17.2%
Full democracy 20 4.5%

Democracy level around the world

This is the democracy level of 165 countries around the world

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Data by country

This is the data for the 165 countries

Country Type Index
Norway Full democracy 9.87
Iceland Full democracy 9.58
Sweden Full democracy 9.39
New Zealand Full democracy 9.26
Denmark Full democracy 9.22
Canada Full democracy 9.15
Ireland Full democracy 9.15
Finland Full democracy 9.14
Australia Full democracy 9.09
Switzerland Full democracy 9.03
Netherlands Full democracy 8.89
Luxembourg Full democracy 8.81
Germany Full democracy 8.68
United Kingdom Full democracy 8.53
Uruguay Full democracy 8.38
Austria Full democracy 8.29
Mauritius Full democracy 8.22
Malta Full democracy 8.21
Spain Full democracy 8.08
Costa Rica Full democracy 8.07
Korea Flawed democracy 8.0
Japan Flawed democracy 7.99
Chile Flawed democracy 7.97
Estonia Flawed democracy 7.97
United States Flawed democracy 7.96
Cabo Verde Flawed democracy 7.88
Portugal Flawed democracy 7.84
Botswana Flawed democracy 7.81
France Flawed democracy 7.8
Israel Flawed democracy 7.79
Belgium Flawed democracy 7.78
Italy Flawed democracy 7.71
Czech Republic Flawed democracy 7.69
Cyprus Flawed democracy 7.59
Lithuania Flawed democracy 7.5
Slovenia Flawed democracy 7.5
Latvia Flawed democracy 7.38
Greece Flawed democracy 7.29
South Africa Flawed democracy 7.24
India Flawed democracy 7.23
Timor-Leste Flawed democracy 7.19
Trinidad and Tobago Flawed democracy 7.16
Slovak Republic Flawed democracy 7.1
Panama Flawed democracy 7.05
Bulgaria Flawed democracy 7.03
Jamaica Flawed democracy 7.02
Argentina Flawed democracy 7.02
Suriname Flawed democracy 6.98
Brazil Flawed democracy 6.97
Colombia Flawed democracy 6.96
Malaysia Flawed democracy 6.88
Philippines Flawed democracy 6.71
Guyana Flawed democracy 6.67
Poland Flawed democracy 6.67
Lesotho Flawed democracy 6.64
Hungary Flawed democracy 6.63
Ghana Flawed democracy 6.63
Peru Flawed democracy 6.6
Croatia Flawed democracy 6.57
Dominican Republic Flawed democracy 6.54
Mongolia Flawed democracy 6.5
Serbia Flawed democracy 6.41
Tunisia Flawed democracy 6.41
Indonesia Flawed democracy 6.39
Romania Flawed democracy 6.38
Singapore Flawed democracy 6.38
Ecuador Flawed democracy 6.27
Namibia Flawed democracy 6.25
Paraguay Flawed democracy 6.24
Sri Lanka Flawed democracy 6.19
Mexico Flawed democracy 6.19
Senegal Flawed democracy 6.15
Papua New Guinea Flawed democracy 6.03
Albania Hybrid regime 5.98
El Salvador Hybrid regime 5.96
North Macedonia Hybrid regime 5.87
Moldova Hybrid regime 5.85
Fiji Hybrid regime 5.85
Benin Hybrid regime 5.74
Montenegro Hybrid regime 5.74
Bolivia Hybrid regime 5.7
Ukraine Hybrid regime 5.69
Honduras Hybrid regime 5.63
Zambia Hybrid regime 5.61
Guatemala Hybrid regime 5.6
Bangladesh Hybrid regime 5.57
Georgia Hybrid regime 5.5
Malawi Hybrid regime 5.49
Tanzania Hybrid regime 5.41
Mali Hybrid regime 5.41
Liberia Hybrid regime 5.35
Bhutan Hybrid regime 5.3
Madagascar Hybrid regime 5.22
Uganda Hybrid regime 5.2
Nepal Hybrid regime 5.18
Kenya Hybrid regime 5.11
Kyrgyz Republic Hybrid regime 5.11
Morocco Hybrid regime 4.99
Bosnia and Herzegovina Hybrid regime 4.98
Haiti Hybrid regime 4.91
Armenia Hybrid regime 4.79
Burkina Faso Hybrid regime 4.75
Sierra Leone Hybrid regime 4.66
Lebanon Hybrid regime 4.63
Thailand Hybrid regime 4.63
Nigeria Hybrid regime 4.44
West Bank and Gaza Hybrid regime 4.39
Turkey Hybrid regime 4.37
The Gambia Hybrid regime 4.31
Pakistan Hybrid regime 4.17
Côte d'Ivoire Hybrid regime 4.15
Iraq Hybrid regime 4.06
Jordan Authoritarian 3.93
Mozambique Authoritarian 3.85
Kuwait Authoritarian 3.85
Myanmar Authoritarian 3.83
Mauritania Authoritarian 3.82
Niger Authoritarian 3.76
Comoros Authoritarian 3.71
Nicaragua Authoritarian 3.63
Angola Authoritarian 3.62
Gabon Authoritarian 3.61
Cambodia Authoritarian 3.59
Algeria Authoritarian 3.5
Egypt Authoritarian 3.36
Ethiopia Authoritarian 3.35
Rwanda Authoritarian 3.35
China Authoritarian 3.32
Congo Authoritarian 3.31
Cameroon Authoritarian 3.28
Qatar Authoritarian 3.19
Venezuela Authoritarian 3.16
Zimbabwe Authoritarian 3.16
Guinea Authoritarian 3.14
Belarus Authoritarian 3.13
Togo Authoritarian 3.1
Vietnam Authoritarian 3.08
Oman Authoritarian 3.04
Eswatini Authoritarian 3.03
Cuba Authoritarian 3.0
Afghanistan Authoritarian 2.97
Kazakhstan Authoritarian 2.94
Russia Authoritarian 2.94
Djibouti Authoritarian 2.87
United Arab Emirates Authoritarian 2.76
Bahrain Authoritarian 2.71
Azerbaijan Authoritarian 2.65
Iran Authoritarian 2.45
Lao PDR Authoritarian 2.37
Eritrea Authoritarian 2.37
Burundi Authoritarian 2.33
Libya Authoritarian 2.19
Sudan Authoritarian 2.15
Uzbekistan Authoritarian 2.01
Guinea-Bissau Authoritarian 1.98
Yemen Authoritarian 1.95
Saudi Arabia Authoritarian 1.93
Tajikistan Authoritarian 1.93
Equatorial Guinea Authoritarian 1.92
Turkmenistan Authoritarian 1.72
Chad Authoritarian 1.61
Central African Republic Authoritarian 1.52
Dem. Rep. Congo Authoritarian 1.49
Syrian Arab Republic Authoritarian 1.43
Dem. People's Rep. Korea Authoritarian 1.08
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