Freedom in the World Countries | Freedom House

Freedom in the World Countries

Asterisks indicate territories, as opposed to countries.
Flag Country or Territory Freedom Status PRsort ascending CL Freedom Rating Aggregate Score
South Ossetia*
7 6 6.5 10
Kazakhstan
7 5 6.0 22
Burundi
7 6 6.5 14
Turkmenistan
7 7 7.0 2
Belarus
7 6 6.5 19
Congo, Democratic Republic of (Kinshasa)
7 6 6.5 15
Central African Republic
7 7 7.0 9
West Bank*
7 5 6.0 25
Thailand
7 5 6.0 30
Gabon
7 5 6.0 23
Vietnam
7 5 6.0 20
Yemen
7 6 6.5 11
Congo, Republic of (Brazzaville)
7 5 6.0 21
Equatorial Guinea
7 7 7.0 6
Somalia
7 7 7.0 7
Venezuela (Spanish)
7 6 6.5 19
Western Sahara*
7 7 7.0 4
Tibet *
7 7 7.0 1
Gaza Strip *
7 6 6.5 11
Eritrea
7 7 7.0 2
Laos
7 6 6.5 14
Venezuela
7 6 6.5 19
Russia
7 6 6.5 20
North Korea
7 7 7.0 3
Crimea *
7 6 6.5 8
Eswatini
7 6 6.5 16
Uzbekistan
7 6 6.5 9
Chad
7 6 6.5 17
South Sudan
7 7 7.0 2
Cuba
7 6 6.5 14
Tajikistan
7 6 6.5 9
Libya
7 6 6.5 9
China
7 6 6.5 11
United Arab Emirates
7 6 6.5 17
Azerbaijan
7 6 6.5 11
Saudi Arabia
7 7 7.0 7
Syria
7 7 7.0 0
Bahrain
7 6 6.5 12
Sudan
7 7 7.0 7
Crimea Крим (Translation) *
7 6 6.5 8
Cambodia
6 5 5.5 26
Egypt
6 6 6.0 22
Algeria
6 5 5.5 34
Mauritania
6 5 5.5 32
Nicaragua
6 5 5.5 32
Qatar
6 5 5.5 25
Angola
6 5 5.5 31
Cameroon
6 6 6.0 19
Brunei
6 5 5.5 29
Iran
6 6 6.0 18
Rwanda
6 6 6.0 23
Ethiopia
6 6 6.0 19
Oman
6 5 5.5 23
Transnistria *
6 6 6.0 24
Pakistani Kashmir *
6 5 5.5 28
Djibouti
6 5 5.5 26
Uganda
6 5 5.5 36
Haiti
5 5 5.0 41
Maldives
5 5 5.0 35
Turkey
5 6 5.5 31
Afghanistan
5 6 5.5 27
Hong Kong *
5 2 3.5 59
Zimbabwe
5 5 5.0 31
Kuwait
5 5 5.0 36
Kyrgyzstan
5 4 4.5 38
Lebanon
5 4 4.5 45
Togo
5 4 4.5 43
Iraq
5 6 5.5 32
Pakistan
5 5 5.0 39
Morocco
5 5 5.0 39
Guinea
5 4 4.5 43
Myanmar
5 5 5.0 30
Guinea-Bissau
5 4 4.5 42
Nagorno-Karabakh *
5 5 5.0 31
Bangladesh
5 5 5.0 41
Jordan
5 5 5.0 37
Burkina Faso
4 3 3.5 60
Abkhazia*
4 5 4.5 41
Honduras
4 4 4.0 46
Kenya
4 4 4.0 48
Singapore
4 4 4.0 51
Mali
4 4 4.0 44
Zambia
4 4 4.0 54
Gambia, The
4 5 4.5 45
Niger
4 4 4.0 49
Indian Kashmir *
4 4 4.0 49
Somaliland*
4 5 4.5 43
Côte d'Ivoire
4 4 4.0 51
Tanzania
4 5 4.5 45
Armenia
4 4 4.0 51
Montenegro
4 3 3.5 65
Guatemala
4 4 4.0 53
North Macedonia
4 3 3.5 59
Mozambique
4 4 4.0 51
Bosnia and Herzegovina
4 4 4.0 53
Papua New Guinea
4 3 3.5 64
Comoros
4 4 4.0 50
Malaysia
4 4 4.0 52
Namibia
3 2 2.5 75
Paraguay
3 3 3.0 65
Sierra Leone
3 3 3.0 65
Botswana
3 2 2.5 72
Fiji
3 3 3.0 61
Dominican Republic
3 3 3.0 67
Nepal
3 4 3.5 54
Ecuador
3 3 3.0 63
Philippines
3 3 3.0 61
Albania
3 3 3.0 68
Hungary
3 3 3.0 70
Kosovo
3 4 3.5 54
Mexico
3 3 3.0 63
Nigeria
3 5 4.0 50
Georgia
3 3 3.0 63
Moldova
3 4 3.5 58
Monaco
3 1 2.0 82
Liberia
3 3 3.0 62
Sri Lanka
3 4 3.5 56
Bolivia
3 3 3.0 67
Ukraine Україна (Translation)
3 4 3.5 60
Colombia
3 3 3.0 66
Madagascar
3 4 3.5 56
Ukraine
3 4 3.5 60
Bhutan
3 4 3.5 59
Serbia
3 3 3.0 67
Malawi
3 3 3.0 64
Lesotho
3 3 3.0 63
Seychelles
3 3 3.0 71
Nauru
2 2 2.0 78
Peru
2 3 2.5 73
Malta
2 1 1.5 91
Tunisia
2 3 2.5 69
Poland
2 2 2.0 84
El Salvador
2 3 2.5 67
Benin
2 2 2.0 79
Solomon Islands
2 2 2.0 79
Brazil
2 2 2.0 75
Trinidad and Tobago
2 2 2.0 82
India
2 3 2.5 75
Romania
2 2 2.0 81
Timor-Leste
2 3 2.5 70
Antigua and Barbuda
2 2 2.0 84
Indonesia
2 4 3.0 62
Latvia
2 2 2.0 87
South Africa
2 2 2.0 79
Vanuatu
2 2 2.0 82
Argentina
2 2 2.0 84
South Korea
2 2 2.0 83
Bulgaria
2 2 2.0 80
Northern Cyprus *
2 2 2.0 81
Samoa
2 2 2.0 81
United States
2 1 1.5 86
Tonga
2 2 2.0 79
Israel
2 3 2.5 78
São Tomé and Príncipe
2 2 2.0 83
Liechtenstein
2 1 1.5 90
Jamaica
2 2 2.0 78
Senegal
2 3 2.5 72
Guyana
2 3 2.5 75
Suriname
2 3 2.5 77
Tuvalu
1 1 1.0 93
Dominica
1 1 1.0 93
Switzerland
1 1 1.0 96
Barbados
1 1 1.0 96
Finland
1 1 1.0 100
Belgium
1 1 1.0 96
Kiribati
1 1 1.0 93
Slovakia
1 2 1.5 88
Netherlands
1 1 1.0 99
France
1 2 1.5 90
Belize
1 2 1.5 86
Slovenia
1 1 1.0 94
Cape Verde
1 1 1.0 90
Marshall Islands
1 1 1.0 93
New Zealand
1 1 1.0 98
Iceland
1 1 1.0 94
Portugal
1 1 1.0 96
Andorra
1 1 1.0 94
Canada
1 1 1.0 99
Mauritius
1 2 1.5 89
Costa Rica
1 1 1.0 91
Estonia
1 1 1.0 94
Micronesia
1 1 1.0 92
Germany
1 1 1.0 94
Croatia
1 2 1.5 85
Ghana
1 2 1.5 83
Spain
1 1 1.0 94
Uruguay
1 1 1.0 98
Norway
1 1 1.0 100
Greece
1 2 1.5 87
Australia
1 1 1.0 98
Ireland
1 1 1.0 97
San Marino
1 1 1.0 95
Chile
1 1 1.0 94
Lithuania
1 1 1.0 91
Mongolia
1 2 1.5 85
United Kingdom
1 1 1.0 93
Cyprus
1 1 1.0 94
Grenada
1 2 1.5 89
Austria
1 1 1.0 93
Luxembourg
1 1 1.0 98
St. Kitts and Nevis
1 1 1.0 89
Czech Republic
1 1 1.0 91
Italy
1 1 1.0 89
St. Lucia
1 1 1.0 92
Denmark
1 1 1.0 97
Taiwan
1 1 1.0 93
Palau
1 1 1.0 92
Bahamas
1 1 1.0 91
St. Vincent and Grenadines
1 1 1.0 91
Panama
1 2 1.5 84
Japan
1 1 1.0 96
Sweden
1 1 1.0 100