Degree of internet freedom in selected countries according to the Freedom House Index 2018 (index points)

Freedom House Index: internet freedom in selected countries 2018 The statistic shows the degree of Internet freedom in selected countries worldwide. According to the Freedom House Index, China occupied the last place in internet freedom with 88 index points in 2017. Estonia and Iceland were ranked first with 6 index points.
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Index points
Estonia6
Iceland6
Canada15
Germany19
Australia21
United States22
United Kingdom23
South Africa25
Japan25
Georgia25
France25
Italy25
Armenia27
Argentina28
Hungary29
Philippines31
Brazil31
Colombia31
Kenya32
South Korea36
Nigeria37
Kyrgyzstan38
Tunisia38
Malawi39
Angola40
Ecuador40
Mexico40
Uganda41
Singapore41
Zambia42
India43
Malaysia45
Ukraine45
Morocco45
Indonesia46
Sri Lanka47
Lebanon47
Jordan49
Bangladesh51
Libya51
Zimbabwe53
The Gambia55
Rwanda55
Cambodia55
Azerbaijan60
Kazakhstan62
Myanmar64
Belarus64
Sudan65
Thailand65
Turkey66
Venezuela66
Russia67
UAE69
Bahrain71
Egypt72
Pakistan73
Saudi Arabia73
Uzbekistan75
Vietnam76
Cuba79
Ethiopia83
Syria83
Iran85
China (PRC)88
Index points
Estonia6
Iceland6
Canada15
Germany19
Australia21
United States22
United Kingdom23
South Africa25
Japan25
Georgia25
France25
Italy25
Armenia27
Argentina28
Hungary29
Philippines31
Brazil31
Colombia31
Kenya32
South Korea36
Nigeria37
Kyrgyzstan38
Tunisia38
Malawi39
Angola40
Ecuador40
Mexico40
Uganda41
Singapore41
Zambia42
India43
Malaysia45
Ukraine45
Morocco45
Indonesia46
Sri Lanka47
Lebanon47
Jordan49
Bangladesh51
Libya51
Zimbabwe53
The Gambia55
Rwanda55
Cambodia55
Azerbaijan60
Kazakhstan62
Myanmar64
Belarus64
Sudan65
Thailand65
Turkey66
Venezuela66
Russia67
UAE69
Bahrain71
Egypt72
Pakistan73
Saudi Arabia73
Uzbekistan75
Vietnam76
Cuba79
Ethiopia83
Syria83
Iran85
China (PRC)88
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The statistic shows the degree of Internet freedom in selected countries worldwide. According to the Freedom House Index, China occupied the last place in internet freedom with 88 index points in 2017. Estonia and Iceland were ranked first with 6 index points.
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Release date
November 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
June 1, 2017 to May 31, 2018
Supplementary notes
0 = most free, 100 = least free
Ratings are determined through an examination of three broad categories: obstacles to access, limits on content as well as violations of user rights.

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