Measuring global perceptions of land and property rights

Prindex collects robust data on perceptions of property rights to help to build a world where everyone feels secure in their right to their home. Find out more

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Prindex Comparative Report, October 2018

This report presents results from the first wave of data collection in 15 countries, with 10 countries from Sub-Saharan Africa, four from Latin America and one - Thailand - From Southeast Asia.

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15 Country Infographics

Wave 1 country infographics in one document. Countries include: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, Ecuador, Honduras, Liberia, Madagascar, Mozambique, Namibia, Peru, Rwanda, Senegal, Thailand, Zambia.

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Building a secure future: perceptions of property rights in India (2016)

The idea behind this initial survey is simple: to find out if people in India are worried about their existing property rights or lack of them - whether women or men, owners or tenants, in cities or in villages.

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2016 Testing of a New Survey Module on Perceptions of Land Tenure Security in Nine Countries

This new report in collaboration with Gallup presents results from the initial phase of survey testing in 2016. The study focuses on respondents' perceptions of the likelihood they could lose the right to live in their home and their possession (or lack thereof) of property documents that could help protect those rights.

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Prindex Analytical Report 2017: Findings from 3-country test in Colombia, India and Tanzania

This report is based on a 3-country study in Colombia, India, and Tanzania. The primary aim of this study was to identify the best way to measure tenure security in advance of a full-scale roll-out of Prindex in 2018-2019. A secondary purpose was to validate prior test results by producing more precise estimates of tenure security through collection of larger samples drawn from an increased number of clusters.

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