The employed comprise all persons of working age who, during a specified brief period, were in the following categories: a) paid employment (whether at work or with a job but not at work); or b) self-employment (whether at work or with an enterprise but not at work). Data are disaggregated by economic activity according to the latest version of the International Standard Industrial Classification of All Economic Activities (ISIC) available for that year. Economic activity refers to the main activity of the establishment in which a person worked during the reference period and does not depend on the specific duties or functions of the person's job, but on the characteristics of the economic unit in which this person works.
The 2018 Global Real Estate Transparency Index covers 100 markets and is based on 186 indicators. These variables are divided into six areas –performance measurement, market fundamentals, governance of listed vehicles, regulatory & legal frameworks, transaction process and environmental sustainability.
Tier 1: Highly Transparent - Total Composite Score: 1.00–1.96
Tier 2: Transparent - Total Composite Score: 1.97–2.65
Tier 3: Semi-Transparent - Total Composite Score: 2.66–3.50
Tier 4: Low Transparency - Total Composite Score: 3.51–4.16
Tier 5: Opaque - Total Composite Score: 4.17–5.00
The 2018 International Property Rights Index, now in its twelve edition, offers a unique and original perspective on the correlations between the societies and economies of 125 countries accounting for 98% of world GDP, and 93% of the world’s population. The Index, during all these years, confirm that there is a direct correlation between property rights and different dimensions of economic development.
Note: Only parent indicators present in 2018 report. Other indicators are collected from historical reports.