Global Property Guide

Financial Information for the Residential Property Buyer

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Mauritius 74.71
Botswana 70.11
Rwanda 67.55
Cote d'Ivoire 62.99
Namibia 62.55
South Africa 62.28
Seychelles 61.79
Swaziland 61.13
Uganda 60.91
Burkina Faso 59.61
Benin 59.24
Mali 58.63
Gabon 58.60
Tanzania 58.58
Madagascar 57.39
Nigeria 57.06
Cape Verde 56.95
Congo, DR 56.41
Ghana 56.22
Guinea-Bissau 56.12
Senegal 55.93
Comoros 55.84
Zambia 55.80
Sao Tome & P. 55.38
Mauritania 54.41
Lesotho 53.87
Kenya 53.48
Gambia 53.40
Togo 53.24
Burundi 53.19
Ethiopia 52.66
Sierra Leone 52.57
Malawi 52.19
CAR 51.81
Cameroon 51.81
Niger 50.81
Mozambique 49.95
Liberia 49.12
Chad 49.04
Sudan 48.78
Angola 48.52
Guinea 47.58
Djibouti 46.69
Eq. Guinea 45.00
Zimbabwe 44.05
Eritrea 42.23
Congo(Brazza) 40.03
 

Africa: Economic freedom rating

Scores are from 0 to 100, higher scores are more desirable i.e. more conducive to economic growth. The lower the score, the greater the level of government interference in the economy and the less economic freedom a country enjoys.

  • Free 80 - 100;
  • Mostly Free 70 - 79.9;
  • Moderately Free 60 - 69.9;
  • Mostly Unfree 50 to 59.9; and
  • Repressed 0 - 49.9.


Source: The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal

Statistics for Africa. Africa is a desert so far as house-price statistics are concerned. The exception is South Africa, where ABSA Group releases good house price data, and has a monthly house price index.