This dataset contains indicators on institutional quality as provided by the World Bank World Governance Indicators (WGI) Database. The Land Portal currently hosts 3 indicators from the WGI dataset, namely the Rule of Law, Control of Corruption and Political stability and absence of violence/terrorism. Data and additional information about the WGI database can be accessed here.

Indicator Min-Max
Number of years
/ Obs Min / Max
Control of Corruption
Political stability and absence of violence/terrorism (index)
Rule of law

Control of corruption captures perceptions of the extent to which public power is exercised for private gain, including both petty and grand forms of corruption, as well as "capture" of the state b

Measurement unit: 
Index (-2.5; 2.5)

This indicator is part of the Worldwide Governance Indicators (http://info.worldbank.org/governance/wgi/#home).

Measurement unit: 
Index (-2.5; 2.5)

Rule of law captures perceptions of the extent to which agents have confidence in and abide by the rules of society, and in particular the quality of contract enforcement, property rights, the poli

Measurement unit: 
Index (-2.5; 2.5)
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