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Economic Freedom Rating in Africa

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Mauritius 76.50
Botswana 72.00
Cape Verde 66.10
Rwanda 64.70
Ghana 64.20
South Africa 62.50
Madagascar 61.70
Swaziland 61.20
Zambia 60.40
Uganda 59.90
Gambia 59.90
Namibia 59.40
Burkina Faso 58.90
Gabon 57.80
Tanzania 57.80
Cote d'Ivoire 57.70
Benin 57.10
Kenya 57.10
Seychelles 56.20
Djibouti 55.90
Mali 55.50
Malawi 55.40
Senegal 55.40
Niger 55.10
Mozambique 55.00
Nigeria 54.30
Guinea 53.50
Mauritania 53.20
Cameroon 52.60
Liberia 52.40
Burundi 51.40
Comoros 51.40
Guinea-Bissau 51.30
Sierra Leone 50.40
Ethiopia 50.00
Togo 49.90
Lesotho 49.50
Sao Tome & P. 48.80
Angola 47.70
CAR 46.70
Chad 44.50
Eq. Guinea 44.40
Congo, DR 43.70
Congo(Brazza) 40.60
Eritrea 38.50
Zimbabwe 35.50
 

Africa: Economic freedom rating

Scores are from 0 to 100, higher scores are more desirable i.e. more conducive to economic growth. The lower the score, the greater the level of government interference in the economy and the less economic freedom a country enjoys.

  • Free 80 - 100;
  • Mostly Free 70 - 79.9;
  • Moderately Free 60 - 69.9;
  • Mostly Unfree 50 to 59.9; and
  • Repressed 0 - 49.9.


Source: The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal

Statistics for Africa. Africa is a desert so far as house-price statistics are concerned. The exception is South Africa, where ABSA Group releases good house price data, and has a monthly house price index.

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