WJP Rule of Law Index 2015

The WJP Rule of Law Index offers a detailed, multidimensional view of the extent to which countries adhere to the rule of law in practice, and is the most comprehensive index of its kind. Our current edition, the WJP Rule of Law Index 2014, can be accessed in our publications page.

We will launch the new WJP Rule of Law Index 2015 on June 2, 2015. Check back on this page on launch day at 10:00 am EDT to watch and participate in the livestreamed event.

The WJP Rule of Law Index 2015 will feature:

New data: Updated scores and rankings for 102 countries across 8 primary rule of law indicators and 44 sub-factors.

Data app: In-depth country data featured on a standalone site for quickly accessing, comparing, and downloading WJP Rule of Law Index data.

Changes over time: Country profiles feature changes in rule of law adherence over time.

New global insights: Global insights into impunity, open government, policing perceptions, and more.

Additional countries: New to the WJP Rule of Law Index — Belize, Costa Rica, and Honduras.