Agricultural policy costs

scale 1-7, 2007–2016

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    2007 Ranking
    1. New Zealand 5.59
    2. Malaysia 5.36
    3. Singapore 5.17
    4. Indonesia 5.03
    5. Tunisia 5.01
    6. Hong Kong 4.88
    7. Chile 4.84
    8. China 4.83
    9. United Arab Emirates 4.74
    10. Australia 4.74
    11. Zambia 4.65
    12. Bahrain 4.60
    13. Estonia 4.57
    14. South Africa 4.55
    15. Ireland 4.52
    16. South Korea 4.49
    17. Qatar 4.48
    18. Oman 4.46
    19. Guatemala 4.43
    20. Thailand 4.43
    21. Israel 4.41
    22. Luxembourg 4.40
    23. Malta 4.37
    24. Austria 4.36
    25. Netherlands 4.36
    26. Uruguay 4.35
    27. Gambia 4.31
    28. Tanzania 4.30
    29. Mali 4.29
    30. Algeria 4.27
    31. Sweden 4.27
    32. Costa Rica 4.27
    33. Cambodia 4.24
    34. Barbados 4.22
    35. Mauritius 4.21
    36. Vietnam 4.20
    37. El Salvador 4.19
    38. Denmark 4.19
    39. Brazil 4.14
    40. Saudi Arabia 4.13
    41. Canada 4.10
    42. United States 4.07
    43. Bangladesh 4.06
    44. Burkina Faso 4.06
    45. Kuwait 4.01
    46. Philippines 3.97
    47. Guyana 3.97
    48. Montenegro 3.96
    49. Armenia 3.96
    50. Kenya 3.95
    51. Madagascar 3.92
    52. Syria 3.91
    53. Pakistan 3.91
    54. Nigeria 3.91
    55. Czech Republic 3.90
    56. Honduras 3.90
    57. Bolivia 3.90
    58. Belgium 3.90
    59. Cameroon 3.89
    60. Senegal 3.88
    61. Peru 3.88
    62. United Kingdom 3.87
    63. Jamaica 3.85
    64. Cyprus 3.84
    65. Puerto Rico 3.83
    66. India 3.83
    67. Finland 3.83
    68. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 3.83
    69. Sri Lanka 3.82
    70. Botswana 3.80
    71. Jordan 3.80
    72. Chad 3.76
    73. Egypt 3.74
    74. Nepal 3.73
    75. Nicaragua 3.72
    76. Uganda 3.71
    77. Dominican Republic 3.70
    78. Paraguay 3.70
    79. Azerbaijan 3.70
    80. Colombia 3.70
    81. Portugal 3.65
    82. Greece 3.65
    83. Kazakhstan 3.64
    84. Mozambique 3.63
    85. Slovakia 3.62
    86. France 3.59
    87. Ecuador 3.59
    88. Argentina 3.58
    89. Lithuania 3.58
    90. Slovenia 3.57
    91. Latvia 3.57
    92. Georgia 3.57
    93. Morocco 3.56
    94. Panama 3.56
    95. Germany 3.56
    96. Ethiopia 3.55
    97. Benin 3.53
    98. Italy 3.51
    99. Mongolia 3.48
    100. Spain 3.48
    101. Burundi 3.46
    102. Serbia 3.45
    103. Libya 3.43
    104. Mexico 3.43
    105. Namibia 3.39
    106. Turkey 3.34
    107. Poland 3.32
    108. Trinidad and Tobago 3.28
    109. Hungary 3.25
    110. Mauritania 3.23
    111. Tajikistan 3.22
    112. Romania 3.20
    113. Albania 3.18
    114. Norway 3.15
    115. Russia 3.15
    116. Switzerland 3.13
    117. Croatia 3.12
    118. Timor Leste 3.11
    119. Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.08
    120. Japan 3.06
    121. Bulgaria 2.93
    122. Lesotho 2.86
    123. Kyrgyzstan 2.84
    124. Iceland 2.83
    125. Ukraine 2.71
    126. Venezuela 2.66
    127. Zimbabwe 1.66
    2016 Ranking
    1. New Zealand 5.75
    2. Qatar 5.30
    3. Singapore 5.28
    4. United Arab Emirates 5.18
    5. Rwanda 5.16
    6. Luxembourg 5.12
    7. Netherlands 5.06
    8. Malaysia 5.03
    9. Gambia 4.97
    10. Ireland 4.97
    11. Sweden 4.86
    12. Uruguay 4.77
    13. Australia 4.75
    14. Morocco 4.73
    15. Albania 4.70
    16. United States 4.68
    17. Chile 4.67
    18. Bhutan 4.66
    19. Ivory Coast 4.63
    20. Germany 4.54
    21. Canada 4.50
    22. China 4.47
    23. Oman 4.45
    24. Bangladesh 4.43
    25. Malta 4.43
    26. Tajikistan 4.43
    27. Israel 4.42
    28. United Kingdom 4.41
    29. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 4.40
    30. Saudi Arabia 4.40
    31. Estonia 4.37
    32. Bahrain 4.36
    33. Austria 4.36
    34. Denmark 4.32
    35. Finland 4.30
    36. Laos 4.25
    37. Belgium 4.24
    38. Jordan 4.19
    39. Namibia 4.18
    40. Indonesia 4.15
    41. Azerbaijan 4.15
    42. Nigeria 4.13
    43. India 4.11
    44. Ethiopia 4.11
    45. Hong Kong 4.10
    46. Mauritius 4.09
    47. Cape Verde 4.06
    48. Botswana 4.06
    49. Portugal 4.01
    50. Brunei 3.99
    51. Armenia 3.98
    52. Brazil 3.98
    53. Kenya 3.97
    54. Jamaica 3.94
    55. Montenegro 3.94
    56. Norway 3.93
    57. Vietnam 3.88
    58. Romania 3.88
    59. Guatemala 3.88
    60. Switzerland 3.84
    61. France 3.83
    62. Cyprus 3.81
    63. Kazakhstan 3.80
    64. Georgia 3.79
    65. Zambia 3.76
    66. Lithuania 3.76
    67. South Korea 3.75
    68. Ukraine 3.75
    69. Sri Lanka 3.73
    70. South Africa 3.73
    71. Latvia 3.72
    72. Nicaragua 3.72
    73. Tanzania 3.70
    74. Uganda 3.70
    75. Senegal 3.68
    76. Ghana 3.67
    77. Cameroon 3.67
    78. Peru 3.66
    79. Mali 3.66
    80. Spain 3.64
    81. Czech Republic 3.64
    82. Lesotho 3.63
    83. Barbados 3.60
    84. Cambodia 3.58
    85. Thailand 3.56
    86. Italy 3.54
    87. Turkey 3.53
    88. Slovenia 3.52
    89. Honduras 3.51
    90. Poland 3.50
    91. Liberia 3.46
    92. Nepal 3.44
    93. Paraguay 3.43
    94. Iran 3.43
    95. Dominican Republic 3.42
    96. Mongolia 3.42
    97. Tunisia 3.39
    98. Pakistan 3.38
    99. Argentina 3.35
    100. Ecuador 3.30
    101. Kyrgyzstan 3.30
    102. Slovakia 3.29
    103. Malawi 3.29
    104. Mauritania 3.28
    105. Mozambique 3.28
    106. Bolivia 3.25
    107. Iceland 3.25
    108. Philippines 3.23
    109. Russia 3.22
    110. Costa Rica 3.22
    111. Algeria 3.21
    112. Madagascar 3.20
    113. Benin 3.20
    114. Sierra Leone 3.19
    115. Japan 3.18
    116. Trinidad and Tobago 3.17
    117. Bulgaria 3.16
    118. Panama 3.12
    119. Mexico 3.12
    120. Kuwait 3.11
    121. Gabon 3.11
    122. Yemen 3.10
    123. Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.09
    124. Chad 3.01
    125. Greece 2.99
    126. Congo (Kinshasa) 2.99
    127. Lebanon 2.95
    128. Hungary 2.93
    129. Egypt 2.92
    130. Colombia 2.86
    131. Serbia 2.80
    132. Moldova 2.76
    133. El Salvador 2.71
    134. Burundi 2.60
    135. Croatia 2.54
    136. Zimbabwe 2.27
    137. Venezuela 1.78

    This index represents the average score from 1-7 given by a large sample group in a particular country in response to the following question: “How would you assess the agricultural policy in your country?” (1 = excessively burdensome for the economy, 7 = balances the interests of taxpayers, consumers, and producers)

    Source: World Economic Forum