Approval of democracy, developing and transition countries

scale 1-10, 2006–2018

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    2006 Ranking
    1. Costa Rica 10.00
    2. Uruguay 10.00
    3. Slovenia 10.00
    4. Estonia 10.00
    5. South Korea 10.00
    6. Czech Republic 10.00
    7. Ghana 9.00
    8. Kenya 9.00
    9. Lithuania 9.00
    10. India 9.00
    11. Croatia 9.00
    12. Taiwan 9.00
    13. Senegal 9.00
    14. Romania 9.00
    15. Botswana 9.00
    16. Mali 9.00
    17. Hungary 9.00
    18. Lebanon 8.00
    19. Argentina 8.00
    20. Latvia 8.00
    21. Poland 8.00
    22. Jamaica 8.00
    23. Albania 8.00
    24. Serbia 8.00
    25. Slovakia 8.00
    26. Nigeria 8.00
    27. Dominican Republic 8.00
    28. Chile 8.00
    29. Bulgaria 8.00
    30. Thailand 8.00
    31. Panama 8.00
    32. South Africa 7.00
    33. Sri Lanka 7.00
    34. Tanzania 7.00
    35. Ukraine 7.00
    36. Philippines 7.00
    37. Papua New Guinea 7.00
    38. Malawi 7.00
    39. Nicaragua 7.00
    40. Mongolia 7.00
    41. Mexico 7.00
    42. Madagascar 7.00
    43. El Salvador 7.00
    44. Georgia 7.00
    45. Namibia 6.00
    46. Bangladesh 6.00
    47. Turkey 6.00
    48. Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.00
    49. Brazil 6.00
    50. Honduras 6.00
    51. Indonesia 6.00
    52. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 6.00
    53. Russia 6.00
    54. Moldova 6.00
    55. Peru 6.00
    56. Mozambique 6.00
    57. Zambia 6.00
    58. Colombia 5.00
    59. Bolivia 5.00
    60. Guatemala 4.00
    61. Ecuador 4.00
    62. Paraguay 4.00
    2018 Ranking
    1. Estonia 10.00
    2. Uruguay 10.00
    3. Senegal 9.00
    4. Lithuania 9.00
    5. Benin 9.00
    6. Argentina 9.00
    7. Mauritius 9.00
    8. India 9.00
    9. Czech Republic 9.00
    10. Kenya 8.00
    11. Montenegro 8.00
    12. Poland 8.00
    13. Ghana 8.00
    14. Romania 8.00
    15. Albania 8.00
    16. Latvia 8.00
    17. South Korea 8.00
    18. Slovakia 8.00
    19. Costa Rica 8.00
    20. Botswana 8.00
    21. Dominican Republic 8.00
    22. Burkina Faso 8.00
    23. Taiwan 7.00
    24. Mali 7.00
    25. Sri Lanka 7.00
    26. Serbia 7.00
    27. Mongolia 7.00
    28. Niger 7.00
    29. Papua New Guinea 7.00
    30. South Africa 7.00
    31. Slovenia 7.00
    32. Namibia 7.00
    33. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 7.00
    34. Bulgaria 7.00
    35. Indonesia 7.00
    36. Bolivia 7.00
    37. Guinea 7.00
    38. Croatia 7.00
    39. Jamaica 7.00
    40. Chile 7.00
    41. Hungary 7.00
    42. Sierra Leone 6.00
    43. Colombia 6.00
    44. Liberia 6.00
    45. Georgia 6.00
    46. Bosnia and Herzegovina 6.00
    47. Tanzania 6.00
    48. Tunisia 6.00
    49. Turkey 6.00
    50. Ukraine 6.00
    51. El Salvador 6.00
    52. Zambia 6.00
    53. Philippines 6.00
    54. Nigeria 6.00
    55. Kyrgyzstan 6.00
    56. Malawi 6.00
    57. Kosovo 6.00
    58. Ivory Coast 6.00
    59. Lesotho 6.00
    60. Panama 6.00
    61. Honduras 5.00
    62. Brazil 5.00
    63. Moldova 5.00
    64. Mexico 5.00
    65. Ecuador 5.00
    66. Paraguay 5.00
    67. Nepal 4.00
    68. Guatemala 4.00
    69. Madagascar 4.00
    70. Peru 4.00

    How strong is the citizens’ approval of democratic norms and procedures? A one means that the approval of democratic procedures and norms is very low while a ten means that the approval of democratic procedures and norms is very high.

    Source: Bertelsmann Transformation Index