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Heavily indebted countries 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 United Kingdom 10 2006
2 Singapore 9 2006
=3 Ireland 8 2006
=3 Israel 8 2006
=3 Germany 8 2006
=3 Malawi 8 2006
=7 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7 2006
=7 United States 7 2006
=7 Belize 7 2006
=7 Grenada 7 2006
=7 Canada 7 2006
=7 Iceland 7 2006
=7 Netherlands 7 2006
=14 Saint Lucia 6 2006
=14 Japan 6 2006
=14 Hungary 6 2006
=14 Puerto Rico 6 2006
=14 Zimbabwe 6 2006
=14 Antigua and Barbuda 6 2006
=14 Dominica 6 2006
=14 Jamaica 6 2006
=22 Belgium 5 2006
=22 Saint Kitts and Nevis 5 2006
=22 Austria 5 2006
=22 Jordan 5 2006
=22 Cape Verde 5 2006
=22 Sao Tome and Principe 5 2006
=22 Spain 5 2006
=22 France 5 2006
=30 Portugal 4 2006
=30 Lebanon 4 2006
=30 Sudan 4 2006
=33 Eritrea 3 2006
=33 Morocco 3 2006
=33 Italy 3 2006
=33 Greece 3 2006
=33 Seychelles 3 2006
=33 Sri Lanka 3 2006
39 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/Heavily-indebted-countries/Economy/Legal-rights-of-borrowers-and-lenders-index

Heavily indebted countries Compared by Economy > Legal rights of borrowers and lenders index

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