Legend of the Status Index
Status Index Political Transformation Economic Transformation
Rank
Score
Country
Rank
Score
Stateness
Political Participation
Rule of Law
Stability of Democratic Institutions
Political and Social Integration
Rank
Score
Level of Socioeconomic Development
Organization of the Market and Competition
Currency and Price Stability
Private Property
Welfare Regime
Economic Performance
Sustainability
1 9.52 Czech Republic 5 9.40 10.0 10.0 9.2 9.0 8.8 1 9.64 10.0 10.0 10.0 10.0 9.5 9.0 9.0
1 9.52 Estonia 2 9.75 9.5 10.0 10.0 10.0 9.2 2 9.29 8.0 10.0 10.0 10.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
3 9.42 Taiwan 3 9.55 10.0 9.8 10.0 9.5 8.5 3 9.29 9.0 9.5 10.0 10.0 9.0 8.0 9.5
4 9.24 Lithuania 4 9.45 10.0 9.8 9.5 10.0 8.0 5 9.04 8.0 9.8 10.0 10.0 8.5 8.0 9.0
5 9.19 Uruguay 1 9.95 10.0 10.0 10.0 10.0 9.8 12 8.43 7.0 8.5 9.0 10.0 9.0 8.0 7.5
6 9.18 Slovenia 6 9.25 9.5 9.5 9.2 10.0 8.0 4 9.11 10.0 9.2 9.5 9.0 9.0 8.0 9.0
7 8.87 Chile 7 9.20 9.8 9.5 9.5 10.0 7.2 11 8.54 7.0 9.8 10.0 10.0 8.0 8.0 7.0
8 8.68 Latvia 9 8.75 9.5 9.0 8.2 10.0 7.0 8 8.61 7.0 9.2 9.5 10.0 8.0 8.0 8.5
9 8.59 Slovakia 10 8.60 9.5 9.8 8.0 8.0 7.8 10 8.57 9.0 9.5 9.5 9.0 8.5 8.0 6.5
10 8.58 Poland 11 8.55 9.5 9.2 8.0 8.0 8.0 8 8.61 8.0 9.8 9.0 10.0 8.5 8.0 7.0
11 8.55 South Korea 13 8.45 10.0 8.2 8.2 8.5 7.2 7 8.64 9.0 8.5 9.0 9.0 7.5 9.0 8.5
12 8.49 Costa Rica 8 9.05 9.2 10.0 9.5 8.5 8.0 17 7.93 6.0 8.5 8.5 9.0 8.0 8.0 7.5
13 8.25 Mauritius 12 8.50 9.0 8.8 8.2 9.0 7.5 15 8.00 7.0 8.5 9.0 8.5 7.0 9.0 7.0
14 8.07 Croatia 14 8.35 9.2 8.8 8.0 8.5 7.2 18 7.79 7.0 9.0 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.0 7.5
15 8.06 Romania 17 8.15 9.5 8.5 8.2 7.5 7.0 16 7.96 7.0 8.8 9.5 8.5 7.0 8.0 7.0
16 7.89 Botswana 16 8.20 9.0 8.2 7.8 9.0 7.0 20 7.57 5.0 8.0 10.0 8.5 7.0 8.0 6.5
17 7.80 Bulgaria 18 8.10 9.5 8.2 7.8 8.0 7.0 21 7.50 7.0 8.5 9.0 8.5 7.0 6.0 6.5
18 7.43 Hungary 32 7.15 9.2 7.5 6.0 6.5 6.5 19 7.71 8.0 8.5 7.5 8.5 7.5 8.0 6.0
19 7.40 Serbia 22 7.70 9.0 8.2 6.8 7.5 7.0 24 7.11 6.0 8.2 8.0 7.5 7.0 6.0 7.0
20 7.35 Montenegro 26 7.55 9.0 7.5 7.0 7.0 7.2 23 7.14 7.0 8.5 7.5 8.0 7.0 6.0 6.0
21 7.31 Jamaica 15 8.30 8.8 9.5 7.2 8.5 7.5 40 6.32 5.0 6.8 8.0 8.0 5.5 6.0 5.0
22 7.29 Brazil 23 7.65 8.2 8.8 7.8 7.5 6.0 27 6.93 6.0 8.0 7.5 8.5 7.0 5.0 6.5
23 7.27 Argentina 19 8.00 9.0 9.0 7.0 7.5 7.5 35 6.54 7.0 6.8 7.0 7.5 6.5 5.0 6.0
24 7.15 Singapore 69 5.42 10.0 3.5 5.8 2.5 5.3 6 8.89 9.0 9.8 9.5 9.0 8.0 8.0 9.0
25 7.11 Panama 29 7.30 8.5 7.8 6.0 7.5 6.8 27 6.93 5.0 7.5 8.0 7.5 6.0 9.0 5.5
26 6.96 India 24 7.60 7.2 8.0 7.0 8.5 7.2 40 6.32 4.0 6.8 7.5 7.0 4.5 9.0 5.5
26 6.96 South Africa 24 7.60 8.0 7.5 7.5 8.0 7.0 40 6.32 4.0 8.2 7.0 7.0 6.0 6.0 6.0
28 6.88 El Salvador 29 7.30 7.8 8.5 6.0 8.0 6.2 36 6.46 4.0 8.2 8.0 8.5 5.5 6.0 5.0
29 6.85 Peru 39 6.60 7.8 7.8 6.5 6.5 4.5 24 7.11 5.0 8.2 9.5 8.0 5.5 8.0 5.5
30 6.83 Albania 34 7.05 9.0 7.5 5.2 7.0 6.5 34 6.61 6.0 8.2 7.5 7.0 6.5 6.0 5.0
31 6.76 Macedonia 45 6.45 8.0 6.2 6.0 5.5 6.5 26 7.07 6.0 8.5 8.0 8.5 7.0 6.0 5.5
32 6.75 Ghana 20 7.90 7.8 8.5 7.0 8.5 7.8 64 5.61 4.0 6.2 5.5 7.5 5.0 6.0 5.0
33 6.61 Sri Lanka 41 6.55 7.2 7.2 6.0 6.0 6.2 32 6.68 6.0 6.8 7.0 7.5 6.5 8.0 5.0
34 6.59 Colombia 38 6.75 7.2 7.0 6.5 7.5 5.5 38 6.43 5.0 7.5 8.0 7.5 6.0 6.0 5.0
34 6.59 Mongolia 28 7.40 9.0 7.8 6.2 7.5 6.5 59 5.79 5.0 7.0 6.0 6.5 6.0 5.0 5.0
36 6.54 Ukraine 36 6.90 7.5 7.5 6.2 7.5 5.8 43 6.18 5.0 6.8 7.0 6.5 6.5 6.0 5.5
37 6.50 Namibia 27 7.50 8.0 8.5 6.8 7.5 6.8 68 5.50 3.0 7.0 7.0 6.0 5.5 5.0 5.0
38 6.47 Philippines 50 6.30 6.5 6.8 5.5 7.0 5.8 33 6.64 5.0 7.0 8.0 6.5 6.0 8.0 6.0
39 6.46 Bolivia 31 7.20 8.5 8.2 5.8 7.0 6.5 60 5.71 4.0 6.0 8.0 5.0 5.0 7.0 5.0
40 6.44 Dominican Republic 35 6.95 8.0 8.0 5.2 7.0 6.5 53 5.93 5.0 6.5 7.5 6.5 4.5 7.0 4.5
41 6.43 Benin 21 7.85 8.2 8.8 6.5 9.0 6.8 79 5.00 2.0 5.5 7.5 6.0 3.5 6.0 4.5
42 6.42 Georgia 37 6.80 6.5 8.5 6.5 7.5 5.0 47 6.04 4.0 7.2 7.5 6.5 5.5 6.0 5.5
43 6.28 Bosnia and Herzegovina 57 6.10 7.0 7.0 6.5 4.0 6.0 36 6.46 6.0 7.8 8.0 7.5 6.0 5.0 5.0
44 6.27 Tunisia 43 6.50 7.5 7.5 5.8 6.0 5.8 47 6.04 5.0 5.8 7.5 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0
45 6.25 Bhutan 40 6.57 7.2 7.0 7.2 7.0 4.3 53 5.93 5.0 4.5 6.0 7.5 4.5 7.0 7.0
45 6.25 Indonesia 43 6.50 6.5 7.0 6.2 6.0 6.8 51 6.00 5.0 6.5 7.5 6.5 5.5 7.0 4.0
47 6.24 Paraguay 45 6.45 7.5 7.5 5.5 6.0 5.8 47 6.04 4.0 5.8 8.5 6.5 5.0 8.0 4.5
48 6.23 Mexico 57 6.10 7.3 6.3 5.0 6.5 5.5 39 6.36 6.0 7.5 7.5 7.0 5.5 6.0 5.0
49 6.21 Kosovo 45 6.45 7.5 7.2 5.8 6.0 5.8 53 5.96 5.0 6.8 7.0 7.0 5.5 6.0 4.5
50 6.18 Senegal 33 7.10 7.0 8.0 6.2 8.0 6.2 74 5.25 2.0 5.8 7.0 7.0 5.0 6.0 4.0
51 6.17 Turkey 67 5.55 6.8 6.0 4.2 5.0 5.8 29 6.79 5.0 8.0 7.5 8.0 7.0 7.0 5.0
52 6.07 United Arab Emirates 89 4.00 8.5 2.0 4.0 2.5 3.0 13 8.14 8.0 8.0 8.5 7.0 8.0 10.0 7.5
53 6.00 Malaysia 77 4.78 8.0 3.8 4.0 2.5 5.7 22 7.21 7.0 7.5 7.5 8.0 6.5 8.0 6.0
54 5.96 Moldova 54 6.20 7.3 6.3 5.5 6.5 5.5 60 5.71 4.0 7.0 7.5 7.0 5.5 4.0 5.0
55 5.90 Kyrgyzstan 55 6.15 8.0 6.5 5.2 6.0 5.0 63 5.64 4.0 6.5 7.5 7.0 5.0 6.0 3.5
56 5.88 Qatar 97 3.73 8.0 2.2 3.8 2.0 2.7 14 8.04 8.0 7.8 8.5 9.0 6.5 9.0 7.5
57 5.80 Kenya 53 6.25 6.8 6.5 5.5 6.5 6.0 72 5.36 3.0 6.5 7.0 6.0 4.5 6.0 4.5
58 5.72 Ecuador 63 5.90 8.2 6.5 4.8 5.5 4.5 67 5.54 5.0 5.8 6.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 5.0
59 5.66 Uganda 68 5.43 7.5 4.5 5.5 3.0 6.7 57 5.89 3.0 6.8 8.5 7.0 5.0 6.0 5.0
60 5.61 Kuwait 82 4.50 7.2 3.8 4.5 3.0 4.0 31 6.71 7.0 6.0 8.0 7.5 6.5 7.0 5.0
61 5.58 Armenia 72 5.12 8.5 4.2 4.5 3.0 5.3 47 6.04 4.0 6.2 7.5 7.5 6.0 6.0 5.0
61 5.58 Papua New Guinea 50 6.30 6.5 7.8 5.8 6.5 5.0 83 4.86 3.0 5.5 6.5 6.0 3.5 6.0 3.5
63 5.56 Liberia 41 6.55 7.8 7.5 5.2 7.0 5.2 90 4.57 1.0 5.0 6.5 7.0 3.5 5.0 4.0
64 5.51 Honduras 64 5.80 7.5 5.8 4.8 5.5 5.5 75 5.21 3.0 6.5 7.0 6.5 4.0 6.0 3.5
64 5.51 Tanzania 57 6.10 7.0 6.5 5.5 6.0 5.5 81 4.93 3.0 5.5 7.0 6.0 4.0 6.0 3.0
66 5.49 Malawi 45 6.45 7.8 7.2 5.8 7.0 4.5 91 4.54 2.0 5.8 5.0 6.5 4.0 5.0 3.5
67 5.45 Burkina Faso 49 6.40 7.5 7.0 4.8 6.0 6.8 93 4.50 1.0 5.5 7.5 5.5 3.0 6.0 3.0
67 5.45 Zambia 61 6.00 7.8 6.0 5.0 6.0 5.2 82 4.89 3.0 6.2 6.5 5.5 4.5 5.0 3.5
69 5.38 Côte d'Ivoire 64 5.80 7.2 7.0 3.8 6.0 5.0 80 4.96 2.0 5.8 8.0 6.5 3.5 6.0 3.0
70 5.31 Russia 81 4.55 8.0 3.5 4.2 3.0 4.0 45 6.07 7.0 6.5 8.0 4.0 6.0 6.0 5.0
71 5.28 Guinea 60 6.05 7.8 6.2 5.0 5.0 6.2 93 4.50 1.0 5.0 6.5 6.0 4.5 5.0 3.5
72 5.22 Jordan 84 4.37 6.5 4.0 4.5 2.5 4.3 45 6.07 4.0 7.0 7.5 7.5 5.0 6.0 5.5
73 5.19 Lesotho 66 5.60 7.5 5.8 5.5 4.5 4.8 86 4.79 2.0 5.5 6.5 7.0 4.0 5.0 3.5
74 5.15 Lebanon 77 4.87 5.5 5.8 4.8 3.0 5.3 70 5.43 4.0 7.0 7.0 7.5 4.0 5.0 3.5
74 5.15 Sierra Leone 55 6.15 7.5 6.8 4.8 6.5 5.2 101 4.14 1.0 5.0 5.5 6.0 3.0 5.0 3.5
76 5.14 Mali 62 5.95 5.5 7.2 4.8 6.0 6.2 97 4.32 1.0 5.2 6.5 5.5 4.0 5.0 3.0
76 5.14 Nicaragua 75 4.92 7.5 5.0 3.8 3.0 5.3 72 5.36 3.0 6.0 7.5 6.0 5.0 6.0 4.0
78 5.13 Niger 50 6.30 5.5 7.0 6.0 7.0 6.0 105 3.96 1.0 5.2 6.0 4.5 3.0 6.0 2.0
79 5.11 Bangladesh 80 4.62 6.8 4.2 3.8 3.0 5.3 64 5.61 4.0 5.8 6.5 6.5 4.0 8.0 4.5
80 5.08 Guatemala 74 5.05 6.0 5.2 4.8 5.0 4.2 77 5.11 3.0 5.8 7.0 5.5 4.0 7.0 3.5
81 5.02 China 109 3.28 8.8 1.8 2.2 1.0 2.7 30 6.75 5.0 6.8 8.0 6.0 5.5 9.0 7.0
82 5.01 Madagascar 70 5.35 6.8 5.5 4.2 6.0 4.2 89 4.68 2.0 5.2 7.0 6.0 3.5 5.0 4.0
83 4.98 Algeria 79 4.75 7.5 4.5 4.2 2.5 5.0 75 5.21 5.0 4.5 6.5 4.5 5.5 6.0 4.5
84 4.89 Togo 73 5.07 8.0 4.8 4.2 3.0 5.3 88 4.71 2.0 5.0 7.5 5.0 3.5 6.0 4.0
85 4.80 Rwanda 91 3.88 8.5 2.5 3.8 2.0 2.7 60 5.71 3.0 6.5 7.0 5.5 6.0 6.0 6.0
86 4.72 Belarus 85 4.33 8.5 3.0 4.0 2.5 3.7 77 5.11 7.0 4.8 5.0 3.5 6.0 4.0 5.5
87 4.71 Thailand 110 3.25 6.8 1.5 3.0 1.0 4.0 43 6.18 6.0 6.2 8.0 7.0 5.0 5.0 6.0
88 4.70 Kazakhstan 93 3.80 8.5 2.5 3.0 2.0 3.0 64 5.61 5.0 6.2 6.5 6.0 5.5 5.0 5.0
89 4.62 Bahrain 112 3.23 6.2 1.5 2.8 2.0 3.7 51 6.00 5.0 7.0 6.5 7.5 4.5 6.0 5.5
90 4.61 Morocco 93 3.80 6.8 3.0 3.2 2.0 4.0 70 5.43 3.0 6.0 7.5 6.0 4.0 6.0 5.5
91 4.60 Nigeria 70 5.35 5.0 6.5 5.2 5.5 4.5 107 3.86 2.0 5.0 4.5 4.5 4.0 4.0 3.0
92 4.52 Nepal 76 4.90 5.0 6.2 4.2 5.0 4.0 101 4.14 2.0 5.5 5.5 5.0 2.5 5.0 3.5
93 4.43 Oman 116 3.00 7.5 1.5 2.0 2.0 2.0 58 5.86 5.0 6.0 7.0 7.5 5.5 5.0 5.0
94 4.41 Vietnam 108 3.35 8.8 1.8 2.8 1.5 2.0 69 5.46 5.0 5.2 6.5 4.5 5.0 7.0 5.0
95 4.31 Mozambique 83 4.48 7.0 4.8 3.0 3.0 4.7 101 4.14 2.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 3.5 5.0 3.5
96 4.28 Egypt 98 3.70 6.2 2.8 3.5 2.0 4.0 83 4.86 3.0 6.0 6.0 6.5 3.5 5.0 4.0
97 4.27 Saudi Arabia 123 2.57 5.8 1.5 2.2 1.0 2.3 53 5.96 5.0 7.2 7.0 6.5 5.0 7.0 4.0
98 4.23 Cameroon 90 3.92 6.2 3.2 3.8 2.0 4.3 91 4.54 3.0 4.8 5.5 4.0 4.5 6.0 4.0
99 4.22 Mauritania 86 4.22 6.0 4.2 4.0 2.5 4.3 100 4.21 3.0 3.5 5.5 4.5 3.5 6.0 3.5
100 4.13 Azerbaijan 107 3.43 7.2 2.2 3.0 2.0 2.7 85 4.82 4.0 4.2 6.0 4.5 5.5 5.0 4.5
101 4.02 Cuba 102 3.58 9.2 1.8 3.2 1.0 2.7 95 4.46 6.0 2.2 4.5 2.5 6.0 4.0 6.0
102 4.01 Pakistan 98 3.70 4.2 4.0 3.2 3.0 4.0 97 4.32 3.0 5.2 5.0 5.0 3.0 6.0 3.0
103 4.00 Cambodia 103 3.57 7.8 2.8 2.0 2.0 3.3 96 4.43 4.0 4.5 6.0 4.0 3.0 7.0 2.5
104 3.97 Burundi 93 3.80 7.0 3.0 3.0 2.0 4.0 101 4.14 2.0 4.0 6.0 5.5 4.0 4.0 3.5
105 3.94 Angola 87 4.20 7.5 3.0 3.0 2.5 5.0 108 3.68 2.0 3.8 6.0 4.0 3.0 4.0 3.0
106 3.85 Laos 118 2.92 8.2 1.0 2.0 1.0 2.3 86 4.79 4.0 5.0 6.5 4.0 4.0 7.0 3.0
107 3.75 Iraq 100 3.60 3.5 4.8 3.8 3.0 3.0 106 3.89 3.0 4.2 6.5 4.0 3.0 4.0 2.5
108 3.73 Uzbekistan 113 3.17 8.0 2.2 2.2 1.0 2.3 99 4.29 4.0 3.0 4.5 3.0 4.5 6.0 5.0
109 3.50 Haiti 88 4.10 5.5 6.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 118 2.89 1.0 3.8 4.0 4.5 3.0 2.0 2.0
110 3.47 Venezuela 93 3.80 7.2 3.8 2.5 2.5 3.0 116 3.14 4.0 3.5 1.5 3.0 5.5 1.0 3.5
111 3.38 Congo, Rep. 110 3.25 6.2 2.5 2.5 2.0 3.0 111 3.50 3.0 3.0 5.5 3.0 2.5 5.0 2.5
111 3.38 Myanmar 104 3.50 4.0 5.0 3.0 2.5 3.0 114 3.25 2.0 3.2 3.5 2.5 2.5 6.0 3.0
113 3.33 Ethiopia 114 3.02 6.0 2.0 2.8 2.0 2.3 109 3.64 2.0 3.5 4.5 3.5 3.0 6.0 3.0
113 3.33 Zimbabwe 92 3.83 7.0 3.3 2.8 2.5 3.7 120 2.82 2.0 3.3 3.5 2.5 3.0 2.0 3.5
115 3.31 Chad 106 3.45 6.5 3.0 2.2 2.5 3.0 115 3.18 1.0 4.2 4.5 3.5 2.5 4.0 2.5
115 3.31 Tajikistan 117 2.98 7.5 1.8 2.0 1.0 2.7 109 3.64 3.0 3.5 4.5 3.0 4.5 4.0 3.0
117 3.28 Central African Republic 100 3.60 3.5 5.2 3.8 2.5 3.0 117 2.96 1.0 3.2 5.5 3.0 2.5 4.0 1.5
118 3.15 Iran 119 2.92 5.2 2.8 2.2 2.0 2.3 113 3.39 3.0 2.2 4.0 3.0 3.0 5.0 3.5
119 3.14 Turkmenistan 120 2.85 8.0 1.0 2.2 1.0 2.0 112 3.43 3.0 2.0 3.5 3.5 3.5 5.0 3.5
120 3.13 Congo, DR 105 3.47 5.5 2.8 2.8 2.0 4.3 121 2.79 1.0 3.0 4.0 3.5 1.0 5.0 2.0
121 2.95 Afghanistan 114 3.02 3.8 3.5 2.5 3.0 2.3 118 2.89 1.0 2.8 4.0 3.5 2.5 4.0 2.5
122 2.60 Libya 123 2.57 1.8 3.5 1.8 2.5 3.3 122 2.64 3.0 2.5 3.5 2.5 2.0 2.0 3.0
123 2.28 Sudan 125 2.23 3.2 2.5 1.8 1.0 2.7 123 2.32 2.0 2.8 2.5 3.5 1.5 2.0 2.0
124 2.27 South Sudan 121 2.62 5.0 2.0 2.2 1.5 2.3 124 1.93 1.0 2.5 2.5 3.0 2.5 1.0 1.0
125 2.16 North Korea 122 2.60 9.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 125 1.71 2.0 1.5 1.5 1.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
126 1.84 Eritrea 126 2.12 6.0 1.0 1.2 1.0 1.3 127 1.57 1.0 1.0 2.5 2.0 1.5 1.0 2.0
127 1.72 Yemen 127 1.80 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.0 2.0 126 1.64 1.0 2.0 1.5 2.5 1.5 1.0 2.0
128 1.57 Syria 128 1.75 2.5 1.8 1.5 1.0 2.0 128 1.39 1.0 1.8 1.5 2.0 1.0 1.0 1.5
129 1.34 Somalia 129 1.43 2.0 1.5 1.0 1.0 1.7 129 1.25 1.0 1.8 1.0 2.0 1.0 1.0 1.0

Status Index

The Status Index ranks the countries according to their quality of democracy and market economy as of January 31, 2015.

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