2012 Ranking
    1. Norway 0.92
    2. New Zealand 0.91
    3. Denmark 0.91
    4. Australia 0.91
    5. Japan 0.89
    6. Hong Kong 0.89
    7. Sweden 0.89
    8. Austria 0.88
    9. United States 0.88
    10. Finland 0.88
    11. Netherlands 0.87
    12. Germany 0.86
    13. Ghana 0.84
    14. Belgium 0.83
    15. Poland 0.83
    16. France 0.81
    17. Spain 0.80
    18. United Kingdom 0.80
    19. Czech Republic 0.79
    20. Chile 0.78
    21. Canada 0.78
    22. Estonia 0.77
    23. Philippines 0.76
    24. Portugal 0.76
    25. Botswana 0.76
    26. Indonesia 0.74
    27. Lebanon 0.74
    28. Italy 0.73
    29. Liberia 0.73
    30. Brazil 0.73
    31. Uruguay 0.72
    32. Mexico 0.72
    33. Peru 0.72
    34. South Africa 0.72
    35. India 0.71
    36. Slovenia 0.71
    37. Malaysia 0.69
    38. El Salvador 0.69
    39. Tunisia 0.68
    40. Croatia 0.67
    41. Morocco 0.67
    42. Jamaica 0.67
    43. Thailand 0.67
    44. Sierra Leone 0.67
    45. Greece 0.66
    46. Tanzania 0.66
    47. Egypt 0.66
    48. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.65
    49. China 0.65
    50. Singapore 0.65
    51. Nigeria 0.62
    52. Mongolia 0.62
    53. Jordan 0.62
    54. Guatemala 0.61
    55. Dominican Republic 0.61
    56. Colombia 0.61
    57. Sri Lanka 0.60
    58. Nepal 0.60
    59. Romania 0.59
    60. Hungary 0.59
    61. Kyrgyzstan 0.58
    62. Albania 0.57
    63. Kenya 0.56
    64. Serbia 0.55
    65. Pakistan 0.55
    66. South Korea 0.54
    67. Zambia 0.53
    68. Malawi 0.53
    69. Moldova 0.53
    70. Bangladesh 0.52
    71. Turkey 0.52
    72. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.51
    73. Senegal 0.51
    74. Bulgaria 0.51
    75. Argentina 0.50
    76. United Arab Emirates 0.50
    77. Madagascar 0.50
    78. Iran 0.49
    79. Georgia 0.49
    80. Uganda 0.46
    81. Ivory Coast 0.46
    82. Cambodia 0.43
    83. Ethiopia 0.41
    84. Ukraine 0.41
    85. Burkina Faso 0.40
    86. Ecuador 0.40
    87. Nicaragua 0.38
    88. Panama 0.37
    89. Bolivia 0.37
    90. Kazakhstan 0.36
    91. Zimbabwe 0.36
    92. Vietnam 0.33
    93. Russia 0.32
    94. Venezuela 0.29
    95. Belarus 0.28
    96. Cameroon 0.24
    97. Uzbekistan 0.05
    2018 Ranking
    1. Norway 0.95
    2. Denmark 0.93
    3. Netherlands 0.91
    4. Finland 0.88
    5. Australia 0.85
    6. Belgium 0.84
    7. United Kingdom 0.84
    8. Portugal 0.84
    9. United States 0.83
    10. New Zealand 0.83
    11. Sweden 0.83
    12. Estonia 0.83
    13. Germany 0.82
    14. Austria 0.82
    15. Canada 0.81
    16. Costa Rica 0.81
    17. Ghana 0.81
    18. Indonesia 0.79
    19. Uruguay 0.78
    20. Peru 0.78
    21. Trinidad and Tobago 0.77
    22. Nepal 0.77
    23. Lebanon 0.76
    24. Barbados 0.76
    25. Brazil 0.75
    26. Romania 0.73
    27. Czech Republic 0.73
    28. Hong Kong 0.72
    29. Italy 0.72
    30. France 0.71
    31. Chile 0.71
    32. India 0.71
    33. Spain 0.70
    34. Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.69
    35. Mongolia 0.69
    36. Nigeria 0.68
    37. Slovenia 0.68
    38. Argentina 0.67
    39. Croatia 0.66
    40. Jamaica 0.66
    41. Albania 0.66
    42. Jordan 0.66
    43. Japan 0.65
    44. Saint Lucia 0.65
    45. Tunisia 0.64
    46. Morocco 0.64
    47. Bahamas 0.64
    48. Greece 0.64
    49. Liberia 0.64
    50. South Korea 0.63
    51. Malawi 0.62
    52. Burkina Faso 0.62
    53. Guatemala 0.62
    54. Philippines 0.61
    55. Guyana 0.61
    56. Kenya 0.61
    57. Grenada 0.61
    58. Moldova 0.60
    59. Antigua and Barbuda 0.60
    60. China 0.60
    61. Georgia 0.59
    62. Bangladesh 0.58
    63. Senegal 0.58
    64. Mexico 0.58
    65. Sri Lanka 0.57
    66. Colombia 0.57
    67. Pakistan 0.57
    68. El Salvador 0.57
    69. Ukraine 0.56
    70. United Arab Emirates 0.55
    71. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.55
    72. Burma (Myanmar) 0.55
    73. Poland 0.55
    74. Singapore 0.54
    75. South Africa 0.54
    76. Sierra Leone 0.54
    77. Belize 0.54
    78. Thailand 0.53
    79. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.53
    80. Panama 0.53
    81. Afghanistan 0.52
    82. Botswana 0.52
    83. Kyrgyzstan 0.52
    84. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 0.52
    85. Dominican Republic 0.51
    86. Zambia 0.49
    87. Malaysia 0.49
    88. Tanzania 0.49
    89. Madagascar 0.48
    90. Suriname 0.48
    91. Ecuador 0.48
    92. Kazakhstan 0.46
    93. Honduras 0.46
    94. Bulgaria 0.45
    95. Serbia 0.45
    96. Dominica 0.44
    97. Ivory Coast 0.43
    98. Vietnam 0.42
    99. Cambodia 0.41
    100. Uganda 0.41
    101. Ethiopia 0.40
    102. Turkey 0.40
    103. Russia 0.36
    104. Hungary 0.36
    105. Cameroon 0.36
    106. Nicaragua 0.36
    107. Iran 0.34
    108. Bolivia 0.33
    109. Zimbabwe 0.31
    110. Belarus 0.27
    111. Venezuela 0.27
    112. Egypt 0.20
    113. Uzbekistan 0.11

    A detailed and comprehensive picture of the extent to which countries adhere to the rule of law in practice. Factors of the WJP Rule of Law Index include 1. Constraints on Government Powers 2. Absence of Corruption 3. Open Government 4. Fundamental Rights 5. Order and Security 6. Regulatory Enforcement 7. Civil Justice 8. Criminal Justice

    Source: World Justice Project