Uganda, officially the Republic of Uganda (Swahili: Jamhuri ya Uganda), is a landlocked country (except for bordering a lake) in East-Central Africa. It is bordered to the east by Kenya, to the north by South Sudan, to the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the southwest by Rwanda and to the south by Tanzania. The southern part of the country includes a substantial portion of Lake Victoria, shared with Kenya and Tanzania. Uganda is in the African Great Lakes region. Uganda also lies within the Nile basin, and has a varied but generally a modified equatorial climate.
Measures of Freedom
2014: 6.54, Rank: 100, Personal Freedom: 5.74, Economic Freedom: 7.34, Democracy Index: 4.98
2014: 7.34, Rank: 54
2016: Status: Not Free, Aggregate Score: 36, Political Rights: 6, Civil Liberties: 5
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