Consolidated Authoritarian Regime
DEMOCRACY-PERCENTAGE Democracy Percentage 2.98 100
DEMOCRACY-SCORE Democracy Score 1.18 7
Last Year's Democracy Percentage & Status
4 100 Consolidated Authoritarian 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

  • Local Democratic Governance rating declined from 1.75 to 1.50 to reflect the long-term erosion in the autonomy of local leaders, bringing regional governments almost fully under the control of central authorities.
The full Nations in Transit 2020 narrative report for Tajikistan will be posted as soon as it becomes available. Other Freedom House Tajikistan content can be found on the Tajikistan portal page.

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  • Global Freedom Score

    9 100 not free