The Democracy Tracker provides comprehensive qualitative data on the state of democracy in 173 countries. The tool reports events that impact the relative state of democracy and human rights at the country level every month, highlighting how these events affect the Global State of Democracy’s five attributes. Click on the country hexagons below to read the most recent developments. Some country pages are in the process of being populated. Please stay tuned. *Improvements and declines are relative to each country and do not represent comparisons or rankings between countries.
Critical Developments This Month
Europe • Belarus
Africa • Nigeria
Americas • Mexico
Asia and the Pacific • Sri Lanka
About the Global State of Democracy Initiative
International IDEA launched the Global State of Democracy (GSoD) Initiative in 2016. This Initiative provides evidence-based and balanced analysis and data on the state and quality of democracy globally and for 173 countries across all regions of the world. It aims to contribute to the public debate on democracy and inform policy interventions to strengthen democracy.
See all the information related to countries that have updates this month.