Doing Business. getting credit, strength of legal rights index

scale 0-12, 2014–2017

Info Edit
Country2014201520162017
Afghanistan9.009.009.009.00
Albania8.007.007.007.00
Algeria2.002.002.002.00
Angola1.001.001.001.00
Antigua and Barbuda5.005.005.005.00
Argentina2.002.002.002.00
Armenia5.005.005.007.00
Australia11.0011.0011.0011.00
Austria5.005.005.005.00
Azerbaijan2.002.002.002.00
Bahamas6.006.006.006.00
Bahrain1.001.001.001.00
Bangladesh5.005.005.005.00
Barbados7.007.007.007.00
Belarus2.002.002.002.00
Belgium4.004.004.004.00
Belize4.004.004.004.00
Benin6.006.006.006.00
Bhutan4.004.004.004.00
Bosnia and Herzegovina7.007.007.007.00
Botswana5.005.005.005.00
Brazil2.002.002.002.00
Brunei4.004.004.005.00
Bulgaria9.009.009.009.00
Burkina Faso6.006.006.006.00
Burundi2.002.002.002.00
Cape Verde2.002.002.002.00
Cambodia11.0011.0011.0011.00
Cameroon6.006.006.006.00
Canada9.009.009.009.00
Central African Republic6.006.006.006.00
Chad6.006.006.006.00
Chile4.004.004.004.00
China4.004.004.004.00
Colombia4.0012.0012.0012.00
Comoros6.006.006.006.00
Congo (Kinshasa)6.006.006.006.00
Congo (Brazzaville)6.006.006.006.00
Costa Rica2.002.0010.0010.00
Ivory Coast6.006.006.006.00
Croatia5.005.005.005.00
Cyprus7.007.007.007.00
Czech Republic5.007.007.007.00
Denmark8.008.008.008.00
Djibouti1.001.001.001.00
Dominica6.006.006.006.00
Dominican Republic1.001.001.001.00
Ecuador1.001.001.001.00
Egypt2.002.002.002.00
El Salvador3.003.009.009.00
Equatorial Guinea6.006.006.006.00
Estonia7.007.007.007.00
Ethiopia3.003.003.003.00
Fiji5.005.005.005.00
Finland7.007.007.007.00
France4.004.004.004.00
Gabon6.006.006.006.00
Gambia4.004.004.008.00
Georgia9.009.009.009.00
Germany6.006.006.006.00
Ghana7.007.007.007.00
Greece3.003.003.003.00
Grenada6.006.006.006.00
Guatemala9.009.009.009.00
Guinea6.006.006.006.00
Guinea Bissau6.006.006.006.00
Guyana3.003.003.003.00
Haiti2.002.002.002.00
Honduras9.009.009.009.00
Hong Kong7.007.008.008.00
Hungary6.0010.0010.0010.00
Iceland5.005.005.005.00
India6.006.006.006.00
Indonesia4.004.005.006.00
Iran2.002.002.002.00
Iraq1.001.001.001.00
Ireland7.007.007.007.00
Israel6.006.006.006.00
Italy2.002.002.002.00
Jamaica6.0010.009.009.00
Japan4.004.004.004.00
Kazakhstan3.003.004.004.00
Kenya7.007.007.007.00
Kiribati4.004.004.004.00
South Korea5.005.005.005.00
Kosovo9.009.009.009.00
Kuwait2.002.002.002.00
Kyrgyzstan8.008.008.008.00
Laos2.006.006.006.00
Latvia9.009.009.009.00
Lebanon2.002.002.002.00
Lesotho5.005.005.005.00
Liberia5.005.009.009.00
Lithuania6.006.006.006.00
Luxembourg3.003.003.003.00
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)6.006.006.009.00
Madagascar1.001.003.003.00
Malawi5.005.005.009.00
Malaysia7.007.007.007.00
Maldives2.002.002.002.00
Mali6.006.006.006.00
Malta2.002.002.002.00
Marshall Islands10.0010.0010.0010.00
Mauritania2.002.002.002.00
Mauritius6.006.006.006.00
Mexico7.008.0010.0010.00
Micronesia11.0011.0011.0011.00
Moldova8.008.008.008.00
Mongolia5.005.005.005.00
Montenegro12.0012.0012.0012.00
Morocco2.002.002.002.00
Mozambique1.001.001.001.00
Burma (Myanmar)2.002.002.002.00
Namibia5.005.005.005.00
Nepal6.006.006.006.00
Netherlands3.003.003.003.00
New Zealand12.0012.0012.0012.00
Nicaragua1.001.001.001.00
Niger6.006.006.006.00
Nigeria6.006.006.007.00
Norway5.005.005.005.00
Oman1.001.001.001.00
Pakistan3.003.003.003.00
Palau10.0010.0010.0010.00
Panama4.007.007.007.00
Papua New Guinea3.003.003.009.00
Paraguay2.002.002.002.00
Peru8.008.008.008.00
Philippines3.003.003.003.00
Poland7.007.007.007.00
Portugal2.002.002.002.00
Puerto Rico10.0010.0010.0010.00
Qatar1.001.001.001.00
Romania10.0010.0010.0010.00
Russia4.004.006.006.00
Rwanda9.0011.0011.0011.00
Samoa5.005.005.005.00
San Marino1.001.001.001.00
Saudi Arabia2.002.002.002.00
Senegal6.006.006.006.00
Serbia6.006.006.006.00
Seychelles2.002.002.002.00
Sierra Leone5.005.005.005.00
Singapore8.008.008.008.00
Slovakia7.007.007.007.00
Slovenia3.003.003.003.00
Solomon Islands10.0010.0010.0010.00
South Africa5.005.005.005.00
South Sudan2.002.002.002.00
Spain5.005.005.005.00
Sri Lanka2.002.002.002.00
Saint Kitts and Nevis5.005.005.005.00
Saint Lucia5.005.005.005.00
Saint Vincent and Grenadines5.005.005.005.00
Sudan3.003.003.003.00
Suriname2.002.002.002.00
Swaziland4.004.004.004.00
Sweden6.006.006.006.00
Switzerland6.006.006.006.00
Syria1.001.001.001.00
Taiwan4.004.004.004.00
Tajikistan1.001.001.001.00
Tanzania5.005.005.005.00
Thailand3.003.003.003.00
Togo6.006.006.006.00
Tonga10.0010.0010.0010.00
Trinidad and Tobago6.007.007.007.00
Tunisia3.003.003.003.00
Turkey3.003.003.003.00
Uganda6.006.006.006.00
Ukraine8.008.008.008.00
United Arab Emirates2.002.002.002.00
United Kingdom7.007.007.007.00
United States11.0011.0011.0011.00
Uruguay4.004.004.004.00
Uzbekistan1.001.006.006.00
Vanuatu10.0010.0010.0011.00
Venezuela1.001.001.001.00
Vietnam7.007.007.007.00
Zambia7.007.007.007.00
Zimbabwe5.005.005.005.00

The strength of legal rights index includes 10 aspects related to legal rights in collateral law and 2 aspects in bankruptcy law. The index ranges from 0 to 12, with higher scores indicating that collateral and bankruptcy laws are better designed to expand access to credit.

Source: World Bank