Economic Freedom 5 Years in Bahrain compared to Middle East

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Iran 19.42%
UAE 10.96%
Kuwait 4.20%
Saudi Arabia 3.11%
Israel 2.86%
Qatar 2.53%
Morocco 2.21%
Jordan -4.61%
Tunisia -4.93%
Oman -8.50%
Algeria -8.77%
Bahrain -8.95%
Egypt -9.16%
Lebanon -11.39%

Bahrain: Economic freedom index, 5-year change

Increased economic freedom is strongly associated with high GDP growth, and therefore with rises in residential property prices. Changes in a countrys score on the Heritage Foundations freedom index are calculated by the Global Property Guide to produce a 5-point rating:

  • Greatly Improved
  • Improved
  • Nuetral
  • Worse
  • Much Worse

Source: Calculated using figures from The Heritage Foundation and the Wall Street Journal

Bahrain does not publish official house price statistics. Good general economics statistics are available from the Central Bank of Bahrain. The site AME Info has up-to-date news on real estate, as well as on finance and economy.