Scores are based on a scale of 0 (least free) to 100 (most free)

header1 Issues of concern

  • Ecuador’s political system remains susceptible to corruption, which persists due to weaknesses in the judiciary and a lack of oversight capacity.
  • Governing bodies have been historically opaque, despite efforts to improve access to information.
  • Indigenous people and immigrants face discrimination.

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  • Global Freedom Score

    71 100 free
  • Internet Freedom Score

    64 100 partly free