The Czech Republic is a parliamentary democracy in which political rights and civil liberties are generally respected. However, in recent years, the country has experienced several corruption scandals and political disputes that have hampered normal legislative activity. Illiberal rhetoric and the influence of powerful business entities in the political arena are increasingly visible.
Freedom in the World — Czech Republic Country Report
Czech Republic is rated Free in Freedom in the World 2023, Freedom House's annual study of political rights and civil liberties worldwide.
Nations in Transit — Czech Republic Country Report
Categorized as a Consolidated Democracy, the Czech Republic receives a Democracy Percentage of 76 out of 100 in Nations in Transit 2022.
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