Legend of the Status Index
Status Index Political Transformation Economic Transformation
Rank
Value
Country
Rank
Value
Stateness
Political Participation
Rule of Law
Stability of Democratic Institutions
Political and Social Integration
Rank
Value
Level of Socioeconomic Development
Organization of the Market and Competition
Currency and Price Stability
Private Property
Welfare Regime
Economic Performance
Sustainability
1 9.53 Taiwan 3 9.55 10.0 9.8 10.0 9.5 8.5 1 9.50 9.0 9.5 10.0 10.0 9.0 10.0 9.0
2 9.49 Estonia 2 9.70 9.5 10.0 9.8 10.0 9.2 3 9.29 8.0 10.0 10.0 10.0 9.0 9.0 9.0
3 9.40 Czech Republic 5 9.45 10.0 9.8 9.2 9.5 8.8 2 9.36 10.0 10.0 9.5 10.0 9.5 8.0 8.5
4 9.26 Uruguay 1 9.95 10.0 10.0 10.0 10.0 9.8 10 8.57 8.0 8.5 9.0 10.0 9.0 8.0 7.5
5 9.23 Poland 4 9.50 9.8 10.0 9.2 10.0 8.5 5 8.96 8.0 9.8 9.5 10.0 9.0 9.0 7.5
6 9.15 Lithuania 6 9.30 10.0 9.5 9.0 10.0 8.0 4 9.00 8.0 9.5 10.0 10.0 8.5 8.0 9.0
7 9.01 Slovenia 7 9.20 9.8 9.5 9.2 9.5 8.0 7 8.82 10.0 9.2 9.0 9.0 9.0 7.0 8.5
8 8.77 Chile 9 9.15 9.8 9.2 9.2 10.0 7.5 12 8.39 7.0 9.2 10.0 10.0 7.5 8.0 7.0
9 8.75 Slovakia 10 8.85 9.5 9.8 8.2 8.5 8.2 8 8.64 9.0 9.5 9.5 9.0 8.5 8.0 7.0
10 8.63 Latvia 11 8.75 9.5 9.0 8.2 10.0 7.0 11 8.50 7.0 9.0 9.5 9.5 8.0 8.0 8.5
11 8.57 South Korea 13 8.50 10.0 8.2 8.2 8.5 7.5 8 8.64 9.0 8.5 8.5 9.0 8.0 9.0 8.5
12 8.49 Costa Rica 7 9.20 9.8 10.0 9.0 9.0 8.2 16 7.79 6.0 8.5 8.5 9.0 7.5 8.0 7.0
13 8.09 Mauritius 12 8.60 9.0 8.8 8.2 9.5 7.5 19 7.57 7.0 8.5 8.0 8.0 7.0 8.0 6.5
14 8.06 Romania 17 8.15 9.5 8.2 8.2 8.0 6.8 15 7.96 7.0 8.8 9.5 8.5 7.0 8.0 7.0
15 7.93 Croatia 14 8.40 9.5 8.8 8.0 8.5 7.2 20 7.46 8.0 8.8 7.5 8.0 7.5 5.0 7.5
16 7.91 Bulgaria 17 8.15 9.5 8.5 7.8 8.0 7.0 18 7.68 7.0 8.8 9.0 9.0 7.5 6.0 6.5
17 7.84 Botswana 16 8.25 9.2 8.2 7.8 9.0 7.0 21 7.43 5.0 8.0 9.0 8.5 7.0 8.0 6.5
18 7.69 Hungary 25 7.60 9.5 7.5 6.5 7.5 7.0 16 7.79 8.0 8.5 7.0 9.0 8.0 7.0 7.0
19 7.60 Brazil 19 8.05 8.2 9.0 7.8 8.5 6.8 26 7.14 6.0 8.0 8.0 8.5 7.0 6.0 6.5
20 7.48 Montenegro 21 7.85 9.2 7.8 7.0 8.0 7.2 27 7.11 7.0 8.2 7.5 8.0 7.0 6.0 6.0
21 7.43 Serbia 21 7.85 9.0 8.5 7.2 7.5 7.0 30 7.00 6.0 9.0 7.5 7.5 7.0 5.0 7.0
22 7.32 Panama 25 7.60 8.5 8.0 6.0 8.5 7.0 29 7.04 5.0 8.2 8.0 7.5 6.0 9.0 5.5
23 7.30 Turkey 33 7.25 7.8 7.2 6.2 8.0 7.0 23 7.36 5.0 8.5 8.0 9.5 7.0 8.0 5.5
24 7.20 Jamaica 15 8.30 8.8 9.5 7.2 8.5 7.5 46 6.11 5.0 6.8 7.5 8.0 5.5 5.0 5.0
25 7.17 Singapore 72 5.37 10.0 3.2 5.8 2.5 5.3 5 8.96 9.0 9.8 9.5 8.5 8.0 9.0 9.0
26 7.05 Namibia 23 7.75 8.5 8.5 7.2 7.5 7.0 40 6.36 3.0 7.5 8.0 7.5 6.0 7.0 5.5
26 7.05 South Africa 25 7.60 7.8 7.8 7.2 8.0 7.2 33 6.50 5.0 8.5 7.0 7.0 6.0 6.0 6.0
28 6.96 India 23 7.75 7.5 8.2 7.2 8.5 7.2 44 6.18 4.0 6.8 7.5 7.0 4.5 8.0 5.5
29 6.90 El Salvador 30 7.30 7.8 8.5 6.0 7.5 6.8 33 6.50 4.0 8.5 8.0 8.5 5.5 6.0 5.0
30 6.88 Ghana 20 7.90 7.8 8.5 6.8 8.5 8.0 57 5.86 4.0 6.5 5.5 7.5 5.0 7.0 5.5
31 6.86 Macedonia 44 6.65 8.2 6.2 6.2 6.0 6.5 28 7.07 6.0 8.5 8.0 8.5 7.0 6.0 5.5
31 6.86 Peru 49 6.55 7.8 7.8 6.2 6.5 4.5 25 7.18 5.0 8.2 10.0 8.0 5.0 8.0 6.0
33 6.71 Albania 36 6.95 9.0 7.2 5.0 7.0 6.5 37 6.46 5.0 8.2 7.5 7.0 6.5 6.0 5.0
34 6.65 Argentina 28 7.55 9.0 8.8 5.8 7.0 7.2 64 5.75 7.0 5.2 4.5 6.5 6.5 5.0 5.5
34 6.65 Colombia 44 6.65 7.2 6.8 6.5 7.0 5.8 31 6.64 5.0 7.5 8.5 8.0 5.5 7.0 5.0
36 6.61 Mongolia 30 7.30 9.0 7.5 6.2 7.5 6.2 53 5.93 5.0 6.5 7.0 5.5 5.5 7.0 5.0
37 6.58 Bolivia 30 7.30 8.5 8.5 6.0 7.0 6.5 57 5.86 4.0 6.0 8.5 4.5 5.0 8.0 5.0
38 6.53 Philippines 40 6.70 7.0 7.0 6.0 7.5 6.0 40 6.36 5.0 7.0 7.5 6.5 5.5 8.0 5.0
39 6.47 Indonesia 37 6.90 7.2 7.0 6.2 7.0 7.0 47 6.04 5.0 6.2 7.5 6.5 5.5 7.0 4.5
40 6.44 Dominican Republic 35 7.10 8.0 8.0 5.8 7.0 6.8 60 5.79 5.0 6.5 7.0 6.5 4.0 7.0 4.5
41 6.40 Mexico 54 6.30 7.5 6.5 5.0 6.5 6.0 33 6.50 6.0 7.5 8.5 7.0 5.5 6.0 5.0
42 6.38 Bosnia and Herzegovina 54 6.30 7.0 7.0 6.5 5.0 6.0 37 6.46 6.0 7.8 8.0 7.5 6.0 5.0 5.0
42 6.38 Paraguay 38 6.75 7.8 7.5 5.8 7.0 5.8 49 6.00 4.0 5.5 8.5 6.5 5.0 8.0 4.5
44 6.33 Kosovo 44 6.65 7.8 7.2 5.5 6.5 6.2 49 6.00 5.0 7.0 6.5 7.0 5.5 6.0 5.0
45 6.31 Georgia 40 6.70 6.2 8.5 6.5 7.0 5.2 53 5.93 4.0 7.0 7.0 6.5 5.5 6.0 5.5
46 6.28 Benin 28 7.55 8.2 8.2 6.2 8.0 7.0 80 5.00 2.0 6.0 7.5 6.0 3.5 6.0 4.0
47 6.24 Moldova 40 6.70 7.2 6.8 6.5 7.0 6.0 60 5.79 4.0 6.5 7.5 7.0 5.5 5.0 5.0
48 6.21 Malaysia 77 4.98 8.2 3.8 4.8 2.5 5.7 21 7.43 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.0 7.0 8.0 6.5
49 6.19 Uganda 47 6.60 7.8 5.5 5.8 7.0 7.0 60 5.79 3.0 6.5 8.0 6.5 4.5 7.0 5.0
50 6.15 Tunisia 54 6.30 7.5 7.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 49 6.00 5.0 5.5 7.5 6.0 6.0 6.0 6.0
51 6.11 Senegal 34 7.15 7.0 8.0 6.5 8.0 6.2 79 5.07 2.0 5.5 7.5 7.0 4.5 5.0 4.0
52 6.05 Ukraine 38 6.75 7.2 7.8 6.2 7.0 5.5 73 5.36 5.0 6.5 5.5 7.0 6.5 2.0 5.0
52 6.05 United Arab Emirates 90 3.95 8.5 1.8 4.0 2.5 3.0 14 8.14 8.0 8.0 9.0 7.0 7.5 10.0 7.5
54 6.02 Bhutan 51 6.50 7.2 7.0 7.2 7.0 4.0 67 5.54 5.0 3.8 6.0 5.5 4.5 7.0 7.0
55 6.01 Qatar 93 3.83 8.0 2.8 3.8 2.0 2.7 13 8.18 8.0 7.8 8.5 9.0 7.0 10.0 7.0
56 5.94 Honduras 48 6.55 7.5 7.2 5.8 6.5 5.8 76 5.32 3.0 6.8 7.5 6.5 4.0 6.0 3.5
57 5.85 Kuwait 84 4.38 7.5 3.5 4.8 2.5 3.7 24 7.32 8.0 7.2 8.0 7.5 6.5 9.0 5.0
58 5.80 Kenya 57 6.25 6.8 6.5 5.5 6.5 6.0 73 5.36 3.0 6.5 7.0 6.0 4.5 6.0 4.5
59 5.74 Lebanon 64 5.70 6.2 6.0 5.2 5.0 6.0 60 5.79 4.0 7.0 7.0 7.5 5.0 5.0 5.0
60 5.71 Kyrgyzstan 60 5.95 7.5 6.2 5.0 6.0 5.0 68 5.46 4.0 6.8 7.0 6.0 5.0 6.0 3.5
61 5.70 Zambia 57 6.25 8.0 6.8 5.2 6.0 5.2 77 5.14 3.0 6.5 7.0 5.5 4.5 6.0 3.5
62 5.58 Sri Lanka 81 4.67 7.2 4.5 3.2 3.0 5.3 33 6.50 6.0 7.5 6.5 7.0 6.0 8.0 4.5
62 5.58 Tanzania 59 6.15 7.2 6.8 5.5 6.0 5.2 80 5.00 3.0 5.5 7.0 6.0 4.5 6.0 3.0
64 5.56 Armenia 74 5.23 8.8 4.5 4.2 3.0 5.7 56 5.89 4.0 6.2 7.0 8.0 6.0 5.0 5.0
65 5.55 Ecuador 69 5.45 7.8 6.2 4.5 4.5 4.2 66 5.64 5.0 5.5 6.5 5.0 5.5 7.0 5.0
65 5.55 Malawi 51 6.50 7.8 7.2 6.0 7.0 4.5 90 4.61 2.0 5.8 5.5 6.5 4.0 5.0 3.5
67 5.54 Liberia 49 6.55 7.5 7.0 5.2 7.5 5.5 94 4.54 1.0 4.8 6.0 7.0 3.5 5.0 4.5
68 5.53 Nicaragua 66 5.60 7.5 7.0 4.0 4.0 5.5 68 5.46 3.0 6.2 7.5 6.0 5.0 6.0 4.5
69 5.40 Niger 40 6.70 5.8 8.2 6.0 7.5 6.0 103 4.11 1.0 5.2 6.5 4.5 3.0 6.0 2.5
70 5.39 Bangladesh 73 5.35 6.8 5.2 4.2 4.5 6.0 70 5.43 4.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 4.0 7.0 5.0
71 5.37 Sierra Leone 53 6.42 7.5 7.2 5.5 6.5 5.3 101 4.32 1.0 5.2 5.5 6.0 3.0 6.0 3.5
72 5.36 Papua New Guinea 61 5.90 6.2 7.5 5.5 5.5 4.8 85 4.82 3.0 5.2 5.5 6.5 3.0 7.0 3.5
73 5.33 Lesotho 65 5.65 7.0 6.2 5.5 4.5 5.0 80 5.00 2.0 5.5 6.0 7.5 4.5 6.0 3.5
74 5.23 Mozambique 66 5.60 7.5 6.2 4.2 5.5 4.5 83 4.86 2.0 5.0 7.5 5.5 3.5 7.0 3.5
75 5.18 Mali 62 5.85 5.5 7.0 4.8 6.0 6.0 96 4.50 1.0 5.5 6.5 5.5 3.5 6.0 3.5
76 5.13 Guatemala 76 5.15 6.2 5.2 4.5 5.5 4.2 78 5.11 3.0 5.8 7.0 5.5 4.0 7.0 3.5
77 5.11 Algeria 78 4.80 7.2 4.5 4.2 3.0 5.0 70 5.43 5.0 4.5 7.0 4.5 6.0 7.0 4.0
78 5.09 Côte d'Ivoire 68 5.50 7.0 7.0 3.5 5.5 4.5 88 4.68 2.0 4.8 8.0 6.5 3.5 5.0 3.0
78 5.09 Jordan 88 4.03 6.2 3.8 4.5 2.0 3.7 45 6.14 4.0 7.0 8.0 7.5 5.0 6.0 5.5
80 5.08 Guinea 63 5.80 7.2 6.0 4.8 5.0 6.0 99 4.36 1.0 5.0 6.5 6.0 4.0 5.0 3.0
81 5.06 Russia 83 4.40 8.0 3.5 4.0 2.5 4.0 65 5.71 7.0 6.5 7.0 3.5 6.0 5.0 5.0
82 4.97 Madagascar 70 5.40 7.2 5.8 4.2 5.5 4.2 94 4.54 2.0 5.2 6.5 5.5 3.5 5.0 4.0
83 4.96 Bahrain 105 3.48 6.5 1.8 3.5 2.0 3.7 39 6.43 5.0 7.5 7.0 7.0 5.0 8.0 5.5
84 4.95 China 111 3.28 8.8 1.8 2.2 1.0 2.7 32 6.61 5.0 6.8 7.5 6.0 5.5 9.0 6.5
85 4.88 Kazakhstan 98 3.73 8.8 2.5 2.8 2.0 2.7 47 6.04 5.0 6.8 6.5 6.0 6.0 7.0 5.0
85 4.88 Nigeria 70 5.40 5.0 6.5 5.5 5.5 4.5 99 4.36 2.0 5.5 6.0 5.0 4.0 5.0 3.0
87 4.83 Rwanda 93 3.83 8.2 2.5 3.8 2.0 2.7 59 5.82 3.0 6.8 7.0 5.5 6.5 6.0 6.0
88 4.79 Thailand 110 3.30 6.8 1.5 3.2 1.0 4.0 42 6.29 6.0 6.5 8.0 7.0 5.5 5.0 6.0
89 4.75 Oman 114 3.22 7.8 1.8 2.2 2.0 2.3 42 6.29 6.0 6.0 7.5 7.5 6.0 6.0 5.0
90 4.74 Nepal 75 5.20 5.5 6.8 4.2 5.0 4.5 102 4.29 2.0 6.0 5.5 5.0 2.5 5.0 4.0
91 4.72 Vietnam 103 3.52 9.0 2.2 2.5 1.5 2.3 53 5.93 5.0 5.5 7.0 4.5 5.5 8.0 6.0
92 4.71 Burkina Faso 80 4.73 7.5 4.0 4.0 2.5 5.7 88 4.68 1.0 5.8 7.5 6.0 3.0 6.0 3.5
93 4.70 Togo 78 4.80 7.8 4.2 4.0 3.0 5.0 90 4.61 2.0 4.8 7.5 5.0 3.5 6.0 3.5
94 4.60 Morocco 93 3.83 6.8 3.5 3.2 2.0 3.7 73 5.36 3.0 6.5 7.0 5.5 4.5 6.0 5.0
95 4.44 Azerbaijan 105 3.48 7.0 2.8 3.0 2.0 2.7 72 5.39 5.0 4.2 7.0 5.0 6.0 6.0 4.5
96 4.40 Egypt 91 3.93 6.2 3.2 3.5 2.0 4.7 83 4.86 3.0 6.0 6.0 6.0 4.0 5.0 4.0
97 4.36 Burundi 82 4.62 7.8 4.5 3.5 3.0 4.3 103 4.11 2.0 3.8 6.0 5.5 4.0 4.0 3.5
98 4.35 Mauritania 85 4.27 6.0 4.5 4.0 2.5 4.3 98 4.43 3.0 3.5 5.5 5.0 3.5 7.0 3.5
99 4.27 Belarus 91 3.93 8.5 2.5 3.0 2.0 3.7 90 4.61 7.0 4.2 3.0 2.5 6.0 4.0 5.5
100 4.26 Cameroon 96 3.80 6.0 3.2 3.8 2.0 4.0 87 4.71 3.0 5.0 6.5 4.0 4.5 6.0 4.0
100 4.26 Saudi Arabia 124 2.52 5.5 1.5 2.2 1.0 2.3 49 6.00 5.0 7.0 7.0 6.5 5.0 7.0 4.5
102 4.16 Angola 86 4.25 7.2 3.0 3.0 3.0 5.0 106 4.07 2.0 3.5 6.5 4.0 3.5 6.0 3.0
103 4.15 Cuba 101 3.68 9.5 2.0 3.2 1.0 2.7 90 4.61 6.0 2.2 4.5 2.5 6.0 5.0 6.0
104 4.12 Cambodia 98 3.73 7.8 3.0 2.2 2.0 3.7 96 4.50 4.0 4.5 6.0 4.5 3.0 7.0 2.5
105 4.04 Venezuela 89 4.02 7.5 4.0 2.8 2.5 3.3 106 4.07 6.0 4.0 2.0 3.5 6.5 2.0 4.5
106 3.90 Pakistan 100 3.70 4.0 4.2 3.2 3.0 4.0 103 4.11 3.0 5.2 4.0 5.5 3.0 5.0 3.0
107 3.83 Laos 120 2.90 8.5 1.0 2.0 1.0 2.0 86 4.75 4.0 5.2 6.0 4.0 4.0 7.0 3.0
107 3.83 Zimbabwe 87 4.20 7.2 3.5 3.2 3.0 4.0 115 3.46 3.0 4.2 5.5 2.5 3.0 3.0 3.0
109 3.60 Tajikistan 102 3.55 7.5 2.5 2.8 2.0 3.0 112 3.64 4.0 3.5 4.0 3.0 4.0 4.0 3.0
110 3.58 Congo, Rep. 107 3.45 6.5 2.8 3.0 2.0 3.0 111 3.71 3.0 3.0 6.0 3.0 2.5 6.0 2.5
111 3.55 Ethiopia 113 3.23 6.2 2.2 3.0 2.0 2.7 109 3.86 2.0 3.5 5.0 3.5 2.5 7.0 3.5
112 3.53 Iraq 107 3.45 3.2 4.5 3.5 3.0 3.0 113 3.61 3.0 4.2 6.5 3.5 2.5 3.0 2.5
113 3.50 Chad 104 3.50 6.5 3.2 2.2 2.5 3.0 114 3.50 1.0 5.0 4.5 3.5 2.5 5.0 3.0
114 3.46 Haiti 97 3.75 5.2 5.0 3.0 2.5 3.0 116 3.18 1.0 3.8 5.0 4.5 3.0 3.0 2.0
115 3.40 Uzbekistan 117 3.02 7.5 2.0 2.2 1.0 2.3 110 3.79 4.0 2.5 3.5 3.0 4.5 4.0 5.0
116 3.39 Turkmenistan 121 2.85 8.0 1.0 2.2 1.0 2.0 108 3.93 4.0 2.0 3.5 3.5 4.0 7.0 3.5
117 3.09 Congo, DR 109 3.40 5.5 2.8 2.8 2.0 4.0 121 2.79 1.0 3.0 4.5 3.0 1.0 5.0 2.0
118 2.98 Iran 119 2.97 5.5 2.5 2.5 2.0 2.3 117 3.00 3.0 2.0 3.5 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.5
118 2.98 Myanmar 115 3.20 4.2 4.0 2.8 2.0 3.0 122 2.75 2.0 2.2 3.0 2.0 2.5 5.0 2.5
120 2.95 Afghanistan 117 3.02 3.8 3.5 2.5 3.0 2.3 119 2.89 1.0 2.8 5.0 3.0 2.0 4.0 2.5
121 2.91 Yemen 122 2.82 2.8 3.0 3.0 2.0 3.3 117 3.00 1.0 4.5 4.0 4.0 2.5 2.0 3.0
122 2.89 Central African Republic 115 3.20 3.2 3.8 3.5 2.5 3.0 123 2.57 1.0 3.0 5.5 3.0 2.0 2.0 1.5
123 2.82 South Sudan 111 3.28 5.2 2.8 2.8 3.0 2.7 125 2.36 1.0 3.5 2.5 3.5 2.5 2.0 1.5
124 2.64 Libya 126 2.38 1.8 3.8 1.8 2.0 2.7 119 2.89 3.0 3.2 4.0 3.0 2.0 2.0 3.0
125 2.44 Sudan 125 2.48 3.0 2.8 2.0 2.0 2.7 124 2.39 2.0 2.8 2.5 3.5 2.0 2.0 2.0
126 2.14 North Korea 123 2.60 9.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 127 1.68 2.0 1.2 1.5 1.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
127 1.80 Syria 128 1.70 2.2 1.8 1.5 1.0 2.0 126 1.89 1.0 2.2 1.5 3.0 1.5 2.0 2.0
128 1.71 Eritrea 127 2.07 5.8 1.0 1.2 1.0 1.3 128 1.36 1.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 1.5 1.0 2.0
129 1.38 Somalia 129 1.50 2.0 1.5 1.0 1.0 2.0 129 2.00 -99.0 1.2 1.0 1.0 2.0 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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