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 police, and the courts, as well as the likelihood of crime and violence. This table lists the individual variables from each data sources used to construct this measure in the Worldwide Governance Indicators 

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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)
World Governance Indicators
Data provider: 
World Bank Group
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Indicator details

Measurement unit: 
Index (-2.5; 2.5)
Best value is: 
High

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