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Former British colonies Compared by Economy > Legal rights of borrowers and lenders index

DEFINITION: Legal rights index measures the degree to which collateral and bankruptcy laws protect the rights of borrowers and lenders and thus facilitate lending. The index ranges from 0 to 10, with higher scores indicating that these laws are better designed to expand access to credit.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
=1 Australia 9 2006
=1 New Zealand 9 2006
=1 Singapore 9 2006
=4 Kenya 8 2006
=4 Malaysia 8 2006
=4 Israel 8 2006
=4 Malawi 8 2006
=8 Bangladesh 7 2006
=8 Nigeria 7 2006
=8 United States 7 2006
=8 Belize 7 2006
=8 Fiji 7 2006
=8 Grenada 7 2006
=8 Canada 7 2006
=8 Botswana 7 2006
=8 Zambia 7 2006
=17 Saint Lucia 6 2006
=17 Zimbabwe 6 2006
=17 Trinidad and Tobago 6 2006
=17 Antigua and Barbuda 6 2006
=17 Swaziland 6 2006
=17 Dominica 6 2006
=17 Jamaica 6 2006
=24 Jordan 5 2006
=24 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5 2006
=24 Sierra Leone 5 2006
=24 Ghana 5 2006
=24 Tanzania 5 2006
=24 Namibia 5 2006
=24 India 5 2006
=24 Lesotho 5 2006
=32 Sudan 4 2006
=32 Maldives 4 2006
=32 The Gambia 4 2006
=32 Kuwait 4 2006
=32 Pakistan 4 2006
=37 Uganda 3 2006
=37 Bhutan 3 2006
=37 Guyana 3 2006
=37 Yemen 3 2006
=37 Sri Lanka 3 2006
=37 United Arab Emirates 3 2006
43 Egypt 1 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Legal rights of borrowers and lenders index. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Former-British-colonies/Economy/Legal-rights-of-borrowers-and-lenders-index

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