Freedom in the World

Freedom in the World 2017

Monaco

Profile

Freedom Status: 
Free

Freedom in the World Scores

(1=Most Free, 7=Least Free)

Quick Facts

Population: 
40,000
Capital: 
Monaco
GDP/capita: 
$163,352
Press Freedom Status: 
Free

Ratings Change:

Monaco’s political rights rating declined from 2 to 3 due to the negative effects of the prince’s executive power on government accountability, the ability of elected officials to set and implement policy, and the representation of voter preferences in the composition and decisions of the government.

Explanatory Note: 

The country or territory displayed here received scores but no narrative report for this edition of Freedom in the World.

Aggregate Score: 
84
Freedom Rating: 
2.0
Political Rights: 
3
Civil Liberties: 
1

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