Enabling the Business of Agriculture

Protecting plant health

The protecting plant health indicator measures phytosanitary legislation that helps domestic farmers prevent and control pests and plant diseases as well as improve access to markets. Farmers depend on strong regulations that protect crops from pests and diseases during production.

Country Protecting plant health - Score Quality of phytosanitary regulation index (0-5)
Afghanistan 40.00 2
Angola 20.00 1
Argentina 60.00 3
Armenia 60.00 3
Australia 80.00 4
Austria 100.00 5
Bangladesh 60.00 3
Belgium 100.00 5
Benin 20.00 1
Bolivia 40.00 2
Bosnia and Herzegovina 80.00 4
Brazil 70.00 3.5
Burkina Faso 30.00 1.5
Burundi 70.00 3.5
Cambodia 40.00 2
Cameroon 40.00 2
Canada 100.00 5
Chile 100.00 5
China 60.00 3
Colombia 100.00 5
Congo, Dem. Rep. 40.00 2
Côte d'Ivoire 20.00 1
Croatia 100.00 5
Czech Republic 100.00 5
Denmark 100.00 5
Dominican Republic 40.00 2
Egypt, Arab Rep. 20.00 1
Ethiopia 0.00 0
Finland 100.00 5
France 100.00 5
Georgia 80.00 4
Germany 80.00 4
Ghana 60.00 3
Greece 100.00 5
Guatemala 50.00 2.5
Guinea 20.00 1
Haiti 0.00 0
Honduras 80.00 4
Hungary 100.00 5
India 60.00 3
Iraq 20.00 1
Ireland 100.00 5
Italy 80.00 4
Japan 80.00 4
Jordan 80.00 4
Kazakhstan 60.00 3
Kenya 40.00 2
Korea, Rep. 80.00 4
Kyrgyz Republic 80.00 4
Lao PDR 60.00 3
Liberia 0.00 0
Lithuania 90.00 4.5
Madagascar 40.00 2
Malawi 20.00 1
Malaysia 60.00 3
Mali 20.00 1
Mexico 60.00 3
Morocco 100.00 5
Mozambique 50.00 2.5
Myanmar 20.00 1
Nepal 60.00 3
Netherlands 100.00 5
New Zealand 100.00 5
Nicaragua 60.00 3
Niger 20.00 1
Nigeria 20.00 1
Norway 100.00 5
Pakistan 20.00 1
Panama 80.00 4
Peru 80.00 4
Philippines 40.00 2
Poland 100.00 5
Portugal 90.00 4.5
Romania 90.00 4.5
Russian Federation 80.00 4
Rwanda 30.00 1.5
Senegal 60.00 3
Serbia 90.00 4.5
Sierra Leone 0.00 0
Slovak Republic 100.00 5
South Africa 60.00 3
Spain 100.00 5
Sri Lanka 60.00 3
Sudan 40.00 2
Sweden 100.00 5
Switzerland 90.00 4.5
Tajikistan 40.00 2
Tanzania 40.00 2
Thailand 60.00 3
Togo 10.00 0.5
Tunisia 40.00 2
Turkey 100.00 5
Uganda 40.00 2
Ukraine 100.00 5
United Kingdom 100.00 5
United States 80.00 4
Uruguay 60.00 3
Uzbekistan 80.00 4
Vietnam 50.00 2.5
Zambia 30.00 1.5
Zimbabwe 20.00 1