Rating includes 5 aspects: election process and diversity of opinions, civil liberties, machinery of government, politic culture.
Ukraine took the 83rd position among 167 in the rating Democracy Index 2017 prepared by the organization Economist Intelligence Unit.
The first place in the rating held Norway, and the last the North Korea.
Ukraine was also admitted as a country without ‘free press’.
And such countries as Australia, Canada, Finland, Island, Swiss were recognized as countries with ‘Free Press’.