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Sub-Saharan Africa 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 Kenya 8 2006
=1 Malawi 8 2006
=3 Nigeria 7 2006
=3 Botswana 7 2006
=3 Zambia 7 2006
=6 Mauritius 6 2006
=6 Zimbabwe 6 2006
=6 Swaziland 6 2006
=9 Sierra Leone 5 2006
=9 South Africa 5 2006
=9 Ghana 5 2006
=9 Mauritania 5 2006
=9 Ethiopia 5 2006
=9 Sao Tome and Principe 5 2006
=9 Tanzania 5 2006
=9 Cape Verde 5 2006
=9 Namibia 5 2006
=9 Lesotho 5 2006
=19 Guinea 4 2006
=19 Benin 4 2006
=19 Chad 4 2006
=19 Mozambique 4 2006
=19 Sudan 4 2006
=19 Burkina Faso 4 2006
=19 Djibouti 4 2006
=19 The Gambia 4 2006
=19 Gabon 4 2006
=28 Central African Republic 3 2006
=28 Eritrea 3 2006
=28 Cameroon 3 2006
=28 Togo 3 2006
=28 Mali 3 2006
=28 Angola 3 2006
=28 Uganda 3 2006
=28 Niger 3 2006
=28 Senegal 3 2006
=28 Guinea-Bissau 3 2006
=28 Seychelles 3 2006
=28 Democratic Republic of the Congo 3 2006
=28 Cote d'Ivoire 3 2006
=28 Comoros 3 2006
=42 Equatorial Guinea 2 2006
=42 Burundi 2 2006
=42 Madagascar 2 2006
45 Rwanda 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/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Legal-rights-of-borrowers-and-lenders-index

Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Legal rights of borrowers and lenders index

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