Country200820092010201120122013201420152016
Albania7.507.597.557.507.447.397.627.567.57
Algeria5.155.165.145.215.105.095.195.085.14
Angola4.825.215.245.355.835.995.625.795.64
Argentina7.047.006.896.866.576.576.216.506.47
Armenia7.467.487.497.567.567.407.317.237.24
Australia8.698.638.648.608.568.548.678.618.58
Austria8.368.358.328.418.448.488.538.518.41
Azerbaijan6.376.186.316.126.166.096.115.976.08
Bahamas7.867.757.647.637.587.377.377.437.40
Bahrain7.107.026.906.806.596.546.676.746.85
Bangladesh5.805.925.945.985.865.835.905.815.80
Barbados7.187.377.337.337.357.297.267.167.07
Belarus6.14
Belgium8.188.208.248.238.198.218.358.318.15
Belize7.347.216.957.267.187.096.946.957.15
Benin6.496.496.416.596.426.916.756.686.74
Bhutan6.876.866.896.81
Bolivia6.736.926.876.946.997.026.786.706.72
Bosnia and Herzegovina7.287.397.427.357.337.317.417.327.23
Botswana6.846.806.916.886.836.897.027.077.15
Brazil7.017.007.117.046.836.736.446.236.21
Brunei6.726.796.836.355.785.695.80
Bulgaria7.717.857.807.867.827.847.857.827.78
Burkina Faso6.766.676.766.756.636.836.676.706.75
Burma (Myanmar)4.965.365.034.785.055.195.585.455.44
Burundi5.656.125.775.675.626.165.305.065.17
Cambodia7.417.247.137.187.247.267.20
Cameroon5.695.795.896.086.096.095.725.465.58
Canada8.658.648.648.618.608.638.728.528.57
Cape Verde7.357.397.387.317.287.527.33
Central African Republic5.485.415.214.974.835.305.315.125.29
Chad5.215.355.575.315.135.285.485.435.47
Chile8.238.258.278.298.227.998.028.038.01
China6.005.945.916.036.006.065.955.885.91
Colombia6.766.756.816.676.566.576.766.736.76
Congo (Brazzaville)5.635.655.705.395.335.665.735.845.90
Congo (Kinshasa)5.355.445.455.044.814.915.035.305.31
Costa Rica7.837.827.687.927.897.868.067.887.86
Croatia7.407.597.417.697.687.697.747.787.71
Cyprus8.348.358.338.167.997.858.028.188.11
Czech Republic8.178.168.168.148.238.248.248.268.29
Denmark8.698.578.638.598.528.608.618.548.55
Dominican Republic6.676.997.077.087.037.187.287.137.06
Ecuador6.726.656.646.686.686.756.526.776.81
Egypt6.005.885.945.745.675.355.044.814.81
El Salvador7.407.167.226.997.147.207.427.137.03
Estonia8.408.388.448.358.328.348.408.458.44
Ethiopia5.365.505.475.395.545.695.325.355.40
Fiji7.527.327.257.207.096.867.057.267.29
Finland8.658.618.658.678.638.588.648.568.47
France8.198.218.108.058.018.008.158.008.01
Gabon5.905.945.805.805.735.805.405.555.58
Gambia6.416.626.486.626.566.346.32
Georgia7.567.787.827.557.567.817.907.887.80
Germany8.328.358.358.468.428.448.498.488.46
Ghana7.217.257.177.207.037.237.147.127.24
Greece7.947.867.717.717.637.497.487.267.20
Guatemala7.207.177.216.907.007.147.307.117.09
Guinea5.775.495.655.65
Guinea Bissau5.695.835.695.945.965.636.006.216.05
Guyana6.686.836.707.087.016.846.586.736.68
Haiti6.946.936.626.746.526.747.036.886.85
Honduras7.016.866.856.686.526.546.916.876.72
Hong Kong9.139.059.039.039.008.978.898.868.78
Hungary8.058.088.108.057.937.957.967.827.74
Iceland8.288.077.848.088.118.138.248.208.15
India6.526.496.486.936.876.666.256.416.41
Indonesia6.796.877.016.946.886.976.716.716.77
Iran5.475.135.204.844.444.564.564.955.28
Iraq4.26
Ireland8.468.408.378.458.488.538.468.658.50
Israel7.407.507.907.647.577.647.467.657.52
Italy7.937.887.987.987.977.987.988.017.98
Ivory Coast5.705.795.755.865.966.296.496.446.53
Jamaica7.287.287.107.007.067.237.247.247.22
Japan8.248.198.198.198.278.208.158.088.10
Jordan6.566.626.696.846.896.896.926.886.85
Kazakhstan6.956.926.936.686.766.746.856.846.74
Kenya6.626.666.696.756.726.736.666.726.82
Kuwait6.596.686.606.586.516.516.266.026.19
Kyrgyzstan6.806.786.406.416.476.456.616.516.59
Laos6.456.446.39
Latvia8.087.897.948.078.148.228.268.278.25
Lebanon6.836.936.676.526.586.566.71
Lesotho5.955.875.886.396.336.386.526.596.53
Liberia6.826.626.48
Libya4.894.514.434.31
Lithuania8.018.128.078.128.108.208.328.358.34
Luxembourg8.368.258.378.348.318.408.578.488.43
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)7.537.487.557.737.757.577.197.327.27
Madagascar6.566.556.626.796.756.836.836.606.51
Malawi6.726.786.776.996.896.726.676.616.65
Malaysia6.456.576.586.676.566.606.476.566.41
Mali6.096.196.286.095.975.965.835.905.93
Malta8.318.368.318.348.248.308.348.388.35
Mauritania5.905.955.785.835.755.475.405.375.47
Mauritius8.218.118.248.328.378.237.937.907.86
Mexico6.926.836.726.726.676.786.926.906.85
Moldova7.217.197.027.087.057.006.896.846.85
Mongolia7.157.307.327.587.527.647.717.717.70
Montenegro7.677.587.777.647.667.577.647.367.34
Morocco6.296.366.406.466.386.316.186.176.18
Mozambique6.035.865.956.336.346.416.236.206.08
Namibia7.007.067.046.966.977.007.006.976.90
Nepal6.716.716.776.806.706.896.776.736.72
Netherlands8.418.338.348.408.358.408.488.558.55
New Zealand8.918.808.888.798.788.878.928.888.89
Nicaragua7.267.207.297.027.007.116.976.826.85
Niger6.176.386.556.246.065.955.835.675.86
Nigeria6.155.896.005.845.725.926.056.016.07
Norway8.598.468.528.468.578.588.578.528.47
Oman6.476.366.226.396.426.396.386.126.13
Pakistan5.405.605.505.665.545.475.475.615.66
Panama7.497.527.457.437.537.557.587.647.65
Papua New Guinea6.916.806.956.596.596.936.626.686.75
Paraguay6.906.857.037.037.117.127.036.956.96
Peru7.507.547.627.687.637.497.557.627.58
Philippines7.066.957.187.127.096.807.007.056.92
Poland7.988.088.028.178.128.078.137.997.81
Portugal8.108.028.008.148.138.228.318.308.28
Qatar6.166.236.386.616.686.516.51
Romania8.038.068.027.968.008.128.328.218.17
Russia6.536.456.526.476.486.446.286.176.27
Rwanda6.957.236.976.906.826.966.957.066.97
Saudi Arabia5.665.555.405.465.645.325.48
Senegal6.206.336.216.186.176.476.526.506.50
Serbia7.237.237.147.077.017.157.397.377.35
Seychelles7.037.067.547.30
Sierra Leone6.246.286.356.106.156.256.646.486.40
Singapore8.188.198.107.997.907.978.218.238.16
Slovakia8.238.128.128.148.078.078.057.927.92
Slovenia7.837.837.727.857.887.847.978.027.94
South Africa6.766.816.927.187.077.147.187.267.17
South Korea8.158.058.178.088.068.018.208.178.15
Spain8.258.108.258.138.028.018.208.188.16
Sri Lanka5.866.136.606.366.236.246.176.336.27
Sudan4.80
Suriname7.257.047.137.007.027.307.07
Swaziland6.136.035.936.206.216.286.24
Sweden8.458.428.518.518.468.368.448.488.39
Switzerland8.778.798.828.788.768.728.818.818.79
Syria5.465.535.555.634.874.104.023.913.77
Taiwan7.797.818.008.168.128.208.278.418.47
Tajikistan6.916.606.746.596.326.216.19
Tanzania6.346.446.596.726.586.766.566.566.52
Thailand7.277.267.207.016.886.756.596.636.62
Timor Leste6.746.856.676.576.506.116.37
Togo5.765.685.675.535.426.096.236.206.27
Trinidad and Tobago6.816.766.736.836.796.926.906.766.83
Tunisia6.256.276.096.566.276.146.576.476.43
Turkey6.926.966.997.227.097.096.766.666.47
Uganda6.506.416.526.556.526.746.736.716.77
Ukraine6.806.836.806.936.936.776.045.846.28
United Arab Emirates6.786.486.716.266.296.466.426.286.29
United Kingdom8.548.598.458.498.478.518.538.538.50
United States8.458.268.268.248.258.198.338.388.39
Uruguay7.957.938.078.047.967.887.747.777.73
Venezuela5.265.285.165.335.235.014.574.244.20
Vietnam6.426.576.506.336.356.316.176.166.19
Yemen5.434.714.784.814.634.204.25
Zambia6.656.626.726.996.886.706.336.436.31
Zimbabwe4.944.934.915.055.085.355.475.585.62

The Human Freedom Index presents the state of human freedom in the world based on a broad measure that encompasses personal, civil, and economic freedom.

Source: Human Freedom Index