FAST FIVE: Mapped: The State Of Global Democracy In 2022
On the other side of the spectrum we have full democracies, which only account for 6.4% of the population.
On the bright side, political participation in the US is still very robust compared with the rest of the world.
Latin America and the Caribbean experienced the largest decline in regional scores in the world.
Africa Sub-Saharan Africa has the most countries at the bottom of the Democracy Index rankings.
Middle East and Central Asia This region concentrates a substantial number of countries classified as authoritarian regimes.