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Sweden's Governance Factors

GOVERNANCE IMPACT FACTORS


Governance is assessed via indexes on corruption perceptions, rule of law, press freedom and political rights. The Governance Index gives equal weight to all four criteria.

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Composite Index source: World Economics Research, London


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Norway 98.0 94.5 97.7 100.0 100.0
Denmark 98.0 100 94.6 97.4 100.0
Finland 97.8 95.9 100.0 95.4 100.0
Sweden 96.3 95.9 93.3 95.9 100.0
New Zealand 96.3 100 95.2 90.2 100.0
Switzerland 94.2 95.9 93.8 89.3 97.6
Luxembourg 92.6 95.9 93.0 86.1 95.2
Netherlands 92.0 91.8 92.1 84.1 100.0
Canada 90.7 84.9 89.5 88.2 100.0
Germany 90.6 89 87.1 88.5 97.6
Iceland 90.4 95.9 93.1 89.2 83.3
Ireland 89.2 78.1 85.7 95.3 97.6
Estonia 89.0 82.2 82.8 95.9 95.2
Australia 88.5 84.9 89.4 79.6 100.0
United Kingdom 88.3 84.9 85.6 85.0 97.6
Austria 88.2 83.6 93.4 82.8 92.9
Belgium 87.2 83.6 82.5 85.1 97.6
Japan 84.1 80.8 86.3 69.5 100.0
France 83.9 74 81.4 84.8 95.2
Portugal 83.1 63 77.9 94.0 97.6
Cyprus 81.3 95.9 63.0 71.2 95.2
Malta 80.4 95.9 71.3 66.4 88.1
Lithuania 80.2 61.6 73.2 90.8 95.2
Uruguay 80.0 76.7 65.4 77.7 100.0
Bhutan 79.5 95.9 63.3 82.5 76.2
Jamaica 78.6 95.9 42.8 90.0 85.7
United States 78.3 71.2 82.4 78.5 81.0
Spain 77.7 64.4 70.9 82.8 92.9
Costa Rica 77.1 57.5 62.7 92.7 95.2
Slovenia 77.0 61.6 75.0 74.0 97.6
Latvia 77.0 57.5 72.3 85.5 92.9
Chile 76.7 71.2 75.0 65.4 95.2
Czech Republic 76.4 53.4 74.8 86.9 90.5
Korea, Rep. 75.5 63 77.9 77.8 83.3
Cabo Verde 74.0 58.9 60.7 81.3 95.2
Guyana 73.2 95.9 38.1 82.5 76.2
Slovak Republic 72.4 46.6 65.4 84.6 92.9
Singapore 72.2 95.9 95.1 47.7 50.0
Mauritius 71.9 52.1 71.4 71.3 92.9
North Macedonia 71.5 95.9 47.1 73.9 69.0
Israel 70.6 61.6 73.3 64.3 83.3
Moldova 70.1 95.9 38.5 79.3 66.7
Georgia 68.8 95.9 55.7 64.0 59.5
Poland 68.7 56.2 62.0 70.8 85.7
Armenia 68.5 95.9 46.6 74.4 57.1
Namibia 68.1 49.3 56.0 88.3 78.6
Italy 67.7 52.1 54.6 73.6 90.5
Hong Kong 67.3 95.9 87.9 44.9 40.5
Croatia 66.5 43.8 55.9 76.0 90.5
Serbia 65.9 95.9 44.1 66.4 57.1
Romania 64.9 39.7 57.8 73.9 88.1
Papua New Guinea 64.6 95.9 30.9 71.9 59.5
Bosnia and Herzegovina 64.5 95.9 41.1 70.8 50.0
Greece 64.3 47.9 56.6 59.9 92.9
Liberia 64.0 95.9 23.3 67.7 69.0
Botswana 63.9 61.6 59.5 63.1 71.4
South Africa 62.6 39.7 45.8 81.6 83.3
Trinidad and Tobago 62.0 34.2 45.5 84.9 83.3
Ghana 61.7 38.4 47.7 72.8 88.1
Argentina 61.4 37 37.1 83.4 88.1
Tunisia 59.0 39.7 52.0 63.1 81.0
Bulgaria 58.3 39.7 46.5 63.8 83.3
Hungary 58.1 39.7 61.3 64.5 66.7
Haiti 57.3 95.9 23.1 69.7 40.5
Panama 56.7 27.4 43.5 67.8 88.1
Senegal 56.2 41.1 41.8 68.1 73.8
Malaysia 56.2 49.3 64.9 55.6 54.8
Mongolia 56.0 27.4 42.1 63.9 90.5
Suriname 55.3 95.9 46.0 74.4 4.8
Brazil 53.5 31.5 44.3 59.8 78.6
Qatar 53.4 65.8 73.4 52.9 21.4
United Arab Emirates 53.2 76.7 71.3 48.0 16.7
India 53.1 34.2 48.2 44.3 85.7
Peru 53.0 31.5 40.2 66.6 73.8
Burkina Faso 52.7 34.2 38.3 78.9 59.5
Dominican Republic 52.4 17.8 42.1 83.0 66.7
Lebanon 52.1 95.9 26.3 50.3 35.7
Ecuador 51.7 32.9 35.1 69.7 69.0
Lesotho 51.5 35.6 37.4 64.1 69.0
Kyrgyzstan 51.3 95.9 25.8 69.3 14.3
Malawi 50.7 20.5 42.1 66.3 73.8
Sierra Leone 50.7 24.7 30.0 76.7 71.4
Indonesia 49.9 30.1 40.3 53.2 76.2
Albania 49.6 28.8 39.8 60.9 69.0
Gambia 49.2 30.1 39.6 74.7 52.4
El Salvador 48.3 28.8 29.9 58.4 76.2
Nepal 48.3 24.7 36.5 67.6 64.3
Zimbabwe 48.1 95.9 17.2 48.5 31.0
Paraguay 47.7 17.8 38.4 63.0 71.4
Colombia 47.3 32.9 36.5 45.8 73.8
Congo, Rep. 47.2 95.9 20.0 63.3 9.5
Cote d'Ivoire 46.5 28.8 33.8 80.4 42.9
Sri Lanka 46.0 31.5 47.5 45.5 59.5
Jordan 46.0 46.6 53.9 52.5 31.0
Niger 46.0 23.3 35.1 73.2 52.4
Ukraine 45.9 24.7 32.1 60.2 66.7
Azerbaijan 44.9 95.9 31.6 42.5 9.5
Myanmar 44.5 95.9 19.5 27.0 35.7
Rwanda 44.3 53.4 51.3 48.8 23.8
Uzbekistan 44.3 95.9 22.4 49.4 9.5
Afghanistan 44.2 95.9 4.0 41.3 35.7
Kenya 44.1 21.9 34.9 69.7 50.0
Oman 43.8 53.4 64.0 38.8 19.0
Mexico 43.6 21.9 32.1 51.3 69.0
Benin 43.3 35.6 30.7 52.2 54.8
Kuwait 43.2 37 56.8 40.9 38.1
Madagascar 43.1 13.7 26.8 62.6 69.0
Philippines 42.6 26 35.0 45.2 64.3
Zambia 42.5 24.7 33.3 59.8 52.4
Morocco 41.4 34.2 46.5 49.0 35.7
Tajikistan 40.7 95.9 18.6 43.5 4.8
Bolivia 40.6 21.9 20.2 51.4 69.0
Turkey 40.3 34.2 39.8 44.5 42.9
Kazakhstan 38.6 46.6 38.9 52.1 16.7
Mauritania 38.5 19.2 34.2 62.7 38.1
Togo 38.4 19.2 32.3 61.7 40.5
Ethiopia 37.8 31.5 38.8 54.5 26.2
Thailand 37.8 28.8 51.6 54.1 16.7
Tanzania 37.7 31.5 33.8 52.1 33.3
Saudi Arabia 37.6 52.1 54.6 36.4 7.1
Libya 37.4 95.9 0.0 46.6 7.1
Nigeria 36.9 13.7 28.6 50.5 54.8
Guatemala 35.7 13.7 22.6 51.7 54.8
Turkmenistan 35.4 95.9 13.9 27.0 4.8
Bahrain 35.2 37 60.8 33.4 9.5
Guinea 34.5 17.8 17.4 64.6 38.1
Uganda 34.5 16.4 40.5 50.0 31.0
Algeria 34.0 28.8 29.4 49.1 28.6
Comoros 33.8 8.2 19.0 64.9 42.9
Pakistan 33.7 21.9 31.6 41.0 40.5
Angola 32.9 16.4 24.9 61.7 28.6
Mali 32.8 20.5 25.8 58.8 26.2
Bangladesh 32.4 15.1 34.5 39.5 40.5
Mozambique 32.3 13.7 23.4 53.8 38.1
Guinea Bissau 32.3 5.5 14.9 63.5 45.2
Gabon 31.3 20.5 32.2 60.4 11.9
Honduras 31.2 12.3 25.0 37.4 50.0
Sudan 30.9 1.4 22.3 44.2 55.8
Belarus 30.0 43.8 24.1 42.8 9.5
Eswatini 29.4 24.7 35.5 50.1 7.1
Egypt 29.0 24.7 39.8 32.6 19.0
Vietnam 28.6 28.8 45.3 28.2 11.9
China 27.8 37 47.2 27.2 0.0
Russia 27.2 20.5 29.9 41.9 16.7
Cameroon 27.1 13.7 20.3 53.0 21.4
Chad 24.3 8.2 16.4 60.6 11.9
Cambodia 24.3 8.2 25.3 46.9 16.7
Nicaragua 24.2 9.6 18.6 40.0 28.6
Laos 24.0 19.2 27.7 39.5 9.5
Burundi 24.0 5.5 16.1 60.2 14.3
Central African Republic 23.7 15.1 6.4 61.5 11.9
Congo, Dem. Rep 19.2 4.1 4.4 51.4 16.7



Key:
Index numbers shown on a scale of 0-100.
         Governance: 0 = Poor governance, 100 = As good as it gets.
         Corruption Perceptions: 0 = Bad, 100 = Good.
         Rule of Law: 0 = low rule of law, 100 = High rule of law.
         Press Freedom: 0 = Low press freedom, 100 = High press freedom.
         Political Rights: 0 = Low political rights, 100 = High political rights.


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Original source data: World Bank (Rule of Law), RSF (Press Freedom), Freedom House (Political Rights), Transparency International (Corruption Perceptions)










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