Doing Business, trading across borders, overall score

scale 0-100, 2006–2017

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    2006 Ranking
    1. Singapore 96.73
    2. Sweden 93.30
    3. Ireland 92.87
    4. Denmark 92.22
    5. Panama 91.84
    6. Estonia 91.00
    7. Finland 89.43
    8. Germany 89.20
    9. Malaysia 88.58
    10. United States 88.34
    11. Austria 87.99
    12. Norway 87.58
    13. Japan 87.47
    14. Israel 87.45
    15. Switzerland 87.15
    16. Netherlands 87.01
    17. Canada 85.69
    18. New Zealand 84.84
    19. United Kingdom 84.82
    20. United Arab Emirates 84.02
    21. Spain 83.74
    22. Belgium 83.67
    23. Lithuania 83.11
    24. Taiwan 83.10
    25. Portugal 82.64
    26. Mauritius 82.43
    27. Italy 81.28
    28. Poland 80.26
    29. Czech Republic 80.09
    30. Chile 79.80
    31. Australia 79.57
    32. Iceland 79.38
    33. Latvia 79.35
    34. South Korea 78.60
    35. Hong Kong 78.15
    36. Tunisia 77.16
    37. Greece 76.67
    38. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 75.90
    39. Mexico 75.53
    40. Slovakia 75.13
    41. Marshall Islands 74.86
    42. Saint Kitts and Nevis 74.43
    43. Hungary 74.21
    44. Antigua and Barbuda 73.82
    45. Slovenia 73.47
    46. Oman 72.87
    47. Peru 72.73
    48. Seychelles 72.62
    49. Philippines 72.61
    50. Puerto Rico 71.98
    51. Tonga 71.57
    52. Grenada 71.00
    53. Indonesia 70.54
    54. China 70.53
    55. Morocco 70.50
    56. Samoa 70.31
    57. Saudi Arabia 70.26
    58. Honduras 69.99
    59. Dominican Republic 69.70
    60. Belize 69.48
    61. Gambia 69.39
    62. Trinidad and Tobago 69.24
    63. Kiribati 68.91
    64. Albania 68.85
    65. Vietnam 68.79
    66. El Salvador 68.62
    67. Cape Verde 68.40
    68. Croatia 67.91
    69. Brazil 67.85
    70. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 67.71
    71. Timor Leste 67.21
    72. Dominica 67.14
    73. Bosnia and Herzegovina 66.94
    74. Guyana 66.74
    75. Uruguay 65.67
    76. Solomon Islands 65.48
    77. Micronesia 65.44
    78. Fiji 65.11
    79. West Bank and Gaza 64.78
    80. Guinea Bissau 64.55
    81. Bulgaria 64.35
    82. Sri Lanka 63.96
    83. Lebanon 63.33
    84. Palau 62.90
    85. Gabon 62.58
    86. Maldives 61.86
    87. Namibia 61.68
    88. Papua New Guinea 61.19
    89. France 60.77
    90. Kuwait 60.68
    91. Suriname 60.55
    92. Costa Rica 60.02
    93. Jordan 59.99
    94. Guatemala 59.86
    95. South Africa 58.58
    96. Comoros 57.66
    97. Vanuatu 57.57
    98. Thailand 57.44
    99. Saint Lucia 57.35
    100. Saint Thomas and Principe 56.77
    101. Turkey 56.65
    102. Ecuador 55.61
    103. Syria 55.40
    104. Bolivia 54.71
    105. Togo 54.69
    106. Armenia 54.19
    107. Colombia 54.05
    108. Nicaragua 54.00
    109. Mozambique 53.96
    110. Jamaica 53.93
    111. Benin 53.93
    112. India 53.23
    113. Pakistan 52.88
    114. Cameroon 51.88
    115. Paraguay 51.04
    116. Djibouti 50.76
    117. Yemen 50.32
    118. Senegal 50.00
    119. Cambodia 49.80
    120. Swaziland 49.68
    121. Algeria 49.61
    122. Egypt 48.33
    123. Serbia 48.18
    124. Sierra Leone 47.86
    125. Mauritania 47.76
    126. Argentina 46.36
    127. Bangladesh 46.05
    128. Romania 46.01
    129. Equatorial Guinea 45.18
    130. Lesotho 44.48
    131. Moldova 42.87
    132. Ivory Coast 42.06
    133. Bhutan 41.80
    134. Guinea 41.32
    135. Tanzania 40.08
    136. Botswana 38.75
    137. Iran 38.28
    138. Madagascar 32.61
    139. Haiti 32.24
    140. Russia 31.70
    141. Belarus 30.60
    142. Ghana 30.24
    143. Ukraine 29.65
    144. Nepal 29.41
    145. Mali 29.21
    146. Zimbabwe 29.03
    147. Georgia 26.26
    148. Azerbaijan 23.84
    149. Venezuela 23.57
    150. Niger 21.30
    151. Kenya 21.21
    152. Ethiopia 19.83
    153. Burkina Faso 19.57
    154. Nigeria 18.55
    155. Laos 18.43
    156. Congo (Brazzaville) 18.12
    157. Congo (Kinshasa) 17.88
    158. Sudan 17.66
    159. Uganda 17.36
    160. Zambia 17.33
    161. Afghanistan 16.22
    162. Chad 13.82
    163. Angola 13.81
    164. Mongolia 13.23
    165. Burundi 12.54
    166. Malawi 11.48
    167. Iraq 8.26
    168. Central African Republic 7.73
    169. Eritrea 6.00
    170. Tajikistan 2.83
    171. Kazakhstan 2.56
    172. Rwanda 1.87
    2017 Ranking
    1. Slovenia 100.00
    2. Croatia 100.00
    3. Spain 100.00
    4. Hungary 100.00
    5. Romania 100.00
    6. Portugal 100.00
    7. Poland 100.00
    8. Italy 100.00
    9. Belgium 100.00
    10. Netherlands 100.00
    11. Slovakia 100.00
    12. France 100.00
    13. Czech Republic 100.00
    14. Luxembourg 100.00
    15. Austria 100.00
    16. Denmark 100.00
    17. Estonia 99.92
    18. Sweden 98.04
    19. Lithuania 97.70
    20. San Marino 97.48
    21. Bulgaria 97.41
    22. Norway 96.97
    23. Serbia 96.64
    24. Albania 96.29
    25. Latvia 95.26
    26. Bhutan 94.25
    27. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 93.87
    28. United Kingdom 93.76
    29. Greece 93.72
    30. Belarus 93.71
    31. Swaziland 92.68
    32. South Korea 92.52
    33. Finland 92.44
    34. Moldova 92.32
    35. United States 92.01
    36. Bosnia and Herzegovina 91.87
    37. Switzerland 91.79
    38. Germany 91.77
    39. Lesotho 91.60
    40. Malta 91.01
    41. Singapore 89.30
    42. Hong Kong 88.94
    43. Montenegro 88.75
    44. El Salvador 88.49
    45. Cyprus 88.44
    46. Canada 88.36
    47. Ireland 87.25
    48. Armenia 86.45
    49. Japan 86.43
    50. Jordan 86.39
    51. Kosovo 85.93
    52. Botswana 85.93
    53. Panama 85.47
    54. Georgia 85.15
    55. New Zealand 84.55
    56. Thailand 84.10
    57. Micronesia 84.00
    58. Dominican Republic 83.51
    59. Israel 82.85
    60. Malaysia 82.38
    61. Mexico 82.09
    62. Puerto Rico 81.86
    63. Morocco 81.12
    64. Marshall Islands 80.59
    65. Chile 80.56
    66. Iceland 80.27
    67. Oman 80.17
    68. Taiwan 80.11
    69. Nepal 79.75
    70. Turkey 79.71
    71. Costa Rica 79.32
    72. Saint Kitts and Nevis 79.26
    73. Nicaragua 78.99
    74. Mauritius 78.67
    75. Fiji 77.57
    76. Haiti 76.69
    77. Guatemala 75.31
    78. Suriname 75.02
    79. Kyrgyzstan 74.91
    80. Dominica 74.26
    81. Saint Lucia 73.87
    82. Bahrain 72.50
    83. Azerbaijan 72.28
    84. Seychelles 71.79
    85. United Arab Emirates 71.50
    86. Peru 71.45
    87. Rwanda 71.19
    88. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 71.08
    89. Mali 70.79
    90. Sri Lanka 70.70
    91. Australia 70.65
    92. Tunisia 70.50
    93. Vietnam 69.92
    94. Timor Leste 69.90
    95. Philippines 69.39
    96. China 69.13
    97. Ecuador 68.65
    98. Bolivia 68.41
    99. West Bank and Gaza 68.21
    100. Tonga 68.20
    101. Belize 68.13
    102. Cambodia 67.28
    103. Mongolia 66.89
    104. Burkina Faso 66.58
    105. Kenya 66.38
    106. Mozambique 66.31
    107. Comoros 66.18
    108. Indonesia 65.87
    109. Honduras 65.85
    110. Antigua and Barbuda 65.76
    111. Argentina 65.36
    112. Gambia 65.27
    113. Cape Verde 64.74
    114. Libya 64.66
    115. Ukraine 64.26
    116. Paraguay 64.03
    117. Togo 63.66
    118. Malawi 63.32
    119. Kazakhstan 63.19
    120. Laos 62.98
    121. Colombia 62.83
    122. Saint Thomas and Principe 62.78
    123. Trinidad and Tobago 62.60
    124. Kiribati 62.08
    125. Barbados 61.88
    126. Grenada 61.52
    127. Namibia 61.47
    128. Qatar 61.41
    129. Madagascar 60.95
    130. Senegal 60.85
    131. Jamaica 60.70
    132. Niger 60.48
    133. Benin 59.89
    134. Lebanon 59.71
    135. Guyana 59.33
    136. Uganda 58.90
    137. Mauritania 58.82
    138. Central African Republic 58.64
    139. South Africa 58.01
    140. Russia 57.96
    141. Samoa 57.81
    142. Brunei 57.69
    143. India 57.61
    144. Tajikistan 57.05
    145. Vanuatu 56.27
    146. Uruguay 55.98
    147. Maldives 55.87
    148. Zimbabwe 55.65
    149. Brazil 55.57
    150. Ivory Coast 54.15
    151. Solomon Islands 53.45
    152. Bahamas 53.07
    153. Guinea Bissau 52.86
    154. Ghana 52.32
    155. Djibouti 51.87
    156. Somalia 51.60
    157. Kuwait 50.57
    158. Saudi Arabia 49.62
    159. Burma (Myanmar) 47.40
    160. Burundi 47.38
    161. Zambia 46.99
    162. Guinea 46.24
    163. Palau 46.22
    164. Papua New Guinea 44.64
    165. Uzbekistan 44.31
    166. Gabon 43.94
    167. Ethiopia 42.39
    168. Egypt 42.23
    169. Sierra Leone 42.07
    170. Iran 40.66
    171. Chad 40.12
    172. Pakistan 39.41
    173. Bangladesh 34.86
    174. Equatorial Guinea 32.05
    175. Afghanistan 30.63
    176. Syria 29.83
    177. South Sudan 26.19
    178. Algeria 24.15
    179. Iraq 23.51
    180. Tanzania 20.21
    181. Nigeria 19.93
    182. Congo (Brazzaville) 19.68
    183. Angola 19.27
    184. Sudan 19.16
    185. Liberia 17.64
    186. Cameroon 15.99
    187. Venezuela 7.93
    188. Congo (Kinshasa) 1.26

    Doing Business measures the time and cost (excluding tariffs) associated with three sets of procedures—documentary compliance, border compliance and domestic transport—within the overall process of exporting or importing a shipment of goods.

    Source: World Bank