- The red line measures deviations from predicted
values, which are represented by the blue line. Ignore
the gap between the red and blue lines and concentrate on
how closely the red line centers toward 0. The closer to
0, the less the deviation of a country's observed score
on Rule of Law from its predicted score.
- Myanmar received the lowest predicted governance
score at -1.38, which deviated only -.03 below its
- Singapore received the highest predicted governance
score at 1.04 and actually scored 0.75 higher for an
observed score of 1.79.
- Most countries in Southeastern Asia had observed
scores below 0. Malaysia is another exception. Its
predicted score (partially obscured) was 0.17. Its
deviation was 0.36, yielding an observed score of
The PDF country pages display the observed Rule of Law
Scores, predicted scores, and residuals (deviations from
the predictions). Each page reports country size, wealth,
and party data. Download a
212 page PDF that serves for all countries.