Transitional or Hybrid Regime
DEMOCRACY-PERCENTAGE Democracy Percentage 37.50 100
DEMOCRACY-SCORE Democracy Score 3.25 7
Last Year's Democracy Percentage & Status
38 100 Transitional or Hybrid Regime
The ratings are based on a scale of 1 to 7, with 7 representing the highest level of democratic progress and 1 the lowest. The Democracy Score is an average of ratings for the categories tracked in a given year. The Democracy Percentage, introduced in 2020, is a translation of the Democracy Score to the 0-100 scale, where 0 equals least democratic and 100 equals most democratic.

header1 Score changes in 2020

  • Judicial Framework and Independence rating declined from 3.00 to 2.75 to reflect the contentious appointment process of new Supreme Court judges and the disproportionate use of force by police to break up the June 2019 protests.
The full Nations in Transit 2020 narrative report for Georgia will be posted as soon as it becomes available. Other Freedom House Georgia content can be found on the Georgia portal page.

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