Financing through local equity market

scale 1-7, 2007–2016

Info Edit
Country2007200820092010201120122013201420152016
Albania1.772.152.061.801.431.611.711.561.491.46
Algeria2.732.812.512.172.132.172.092.112.462.50
Angola1.521.241.341.431.42
Argentina3.773.352.662.382.622.472.272.222.452.82
Armenia2.643.052.702.012.472.672.542.552.572.59
Australia5.895.344.604.594.664.724.974.814.985.06
Austria5.474.944.293.763.563.773.873.774.254.67
Azerbaijan3.392.913.243.343.443.543.363.083.083.36
Bahrain5.674.903.903.864.634.514.274.103.833.97
Bangladesh5.044.734.474.634.544.023.914.074.123.68
Barbados4.804.474.093.413.203.083.053.083.073.07
Belgium5.324.954.173.613.864.073.863.864.444.89
Belize1.44
Benin3.663.473.413.713.513.002.593.083.573.40
Bhutan3.273.463.743.85
Bolivia3.493.012.632.923.283.593.463.303.313.13
Bosnia and Herzegovina3.843.533.082.772.753.093.372.952.532.70
Botswana4.824.563.783.593.773.863.823.633.613.86
Brazil4.784.644.243.924.244.063.853.643.423.38
Brunei2.592.582.592.352.412.412.472.532.59
Bulgaria3.443.733.423.093.253.193.013.043.093.46
Burkina Faso3.903.643.113.133.483.262.702.23
Burundi2.082.672.441.551.561.791.821.841.842.35
Cape Verde3.813.653.242.993.043.353.36
Cambodia1.812.022.192.272.512.822.612.182.272.34
Cameroon2.532.753.243.113.053.252.992.903.123.35
Canada5.495.104.694.714.994.864.684.885.135.13
Chad2.232.042.282.362.382.502.141.812.162.46
Chile5.875.394.714.434.734.644.464.364.504.81
China4.154.123.893.853.963.894.044.164.004.24
Colombia4.584.193.643.463.703.783.663.443.473.55
Congo (Kinshasa)2.26
Costa Rica3.783.623.082.512.452.482.472.432.712.75
Ivory Coast4.304.024.084.043.893.453.324.104.10
Croatia4.614.553.672.882.942.892.832.842.933.00
Cyprus4.354.374.013.653.473.152.802.542.312.27
Czech Republic4.524.394.373.973.523.283.033.173.683.72
Denmark5.585.174.093.744.213.753.533.904.264.29
Dominican Republic2.853.012.772.472.522.702.822.823.083.27
Ecuador3.562.982.642.833.243.353.663.513.373.27
Egypt4.764.714.634.244.284.153.863.593.763.76
El Salvador3.983.853.172.762.982.923.433.693.133.12
Estonia5.504.834.003.613.693.563.583.803.854.06
Ethiopia2.652.622.412.813.253.182.992.993.363.70
Finland5.605.184.383.894.054.554.664.534.714.81
France5.494.934.794.784.864.724.374.384.715.00
Gabon3.103.062.873.053.29
Gambia3.453.152.853.083.253.463.373.092.832.57
Georgia3.183.162.392.192.422.402.402.242.172.37
Germany5.544.704.023.884.054.324.234.254.785.22
Ghana4.754.293.983.924.034.244.033.773.66
Greece5.134.644.113.623.232.482.162.342.362.12
Guatemala3.072.962.472.192.322.342.422.412.582.93
Guinea2.151.821.591.59
Guyana3.743.372.992.823.193.323.433.603.58
Haiti1.611.592.042.292.23
Honduras2.442.632.301.972.152.042.032.502.682.50
Hong Kong6.005.795.315.165.445.725.855.705.575.57
Hungary4.303.623.022.592.752.692.712.773.003.12
Iceland5.744.812.811.932.503.023.443.733.984.29
India5.745.425.044.694.684.604.573.993.984.40
Indonesia6.015.194.714.604.414.364.354.284.224.43
Iran3.283.403.483.172.982.972.97
Ireland5.234.703.432.762.893.063.143.293.753.82
Israel5.665.254.304.024.554.243.753.894.184.62
Italy4.754.323.693.463.653.413.133.233.383.44
Jamaica5.144.584.113.894.054.094.274.294.284.64
Japan5.855.334.554.394.764.644.674.865.105.18
Jordan5.365.174.874.093.813.903.904.164.204.27
Kazakhstan3.943.603.072.752.832.802.933.113.113.05
Kenya5.365.124.654.414.554.454.224.274.404.52
South Korea5.495.364.343.753.623.463.383.483.904.13
Kuwait5.694.814.093.943.923.743.893.934.134.07
Kyrgyzstan3.383.172.652.302.141.992.232.622.822.79
Laos2.882.932.923.16
Latvia4.253.723.092.482.852.992.943.013.053.18
Lebanon2.502.662.742.292.172.792.97
Lesotho2.432.602.482.061.802.112.462.682.712.58
Liberia3.032.522.973.423.69
Libya1.842.202.272.292.212.141.861.76
Lithuania4.924.623.763.263.213.253.403.483.513.39
Luxembourg4.954.434.214.304.344.394.404.424.945.02
Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.)3.973.893.433.203.303.093.263.363.293.40
Madagascar2.212.312.231.852.002.102.292.252.322.70
Malawi4.994.743.943.733.873.743.533.183.01
Malaysia5.615.214.704.674.904.904.925.055.024.84
Mali3.103.152.762.542.833.062.732.432.753.09
Malta5.254.854.684.714.544.454.454.374.254.35
Mauritania2.512.502.111.962.302.722.401.992.062.12
Mauritius5.024.734.123.843.984.004.064.184.044.10
Mexico4.604.223.313.013.463.583.483.413.653.78
Moldova2.252.212.352.472.522.532.40
Mongolia3.593.763.272.813.052.842.422.482.773.07
Montenegro4.925.044.633.883.573.493.393.263.353.40
Morocco4.364.374.214.174.244.354.023.793.853.98
Mozambique3.332.732.753.042.762.582.542.422.682.73
Burma (Myanmar)1.691.922.11
Namibia4.284.463.863.783.653.393.453.673.733.75
Nepal4.874.684.634.594.253.913.693.804.184.18
Netherlands5.605.144.223.724.144.454.324.334.634.96
New Zealand5.855.214.844.394.084.524.905.275.435.31
Nicaragua3.563.172.852.712.572.883.353.052.742.74
Nigeria5.435.724.633.963.913.783.753.824.044.06
Norway5.955.514.584.575.075.024.825.005.325.43
Oman4.464.724.694.444.494.524.464.544.444.35
Pakistan4.864.714.223.943.853.773.603.583.553.54
Panama5.405.074.524.224.194.294.474.184.104.33
Paraguay4.264.113.523.353.393.393.453.463.763.96
Peru5.044.693.873.713.833.573.643.543.733.97
Philippines5.174.664.103.813.984.184.394.424.364.41
Poland4.644.594.003.703.743.733.563.593.563.62
Portugal5.144.463.803.543.413.042.753.043.153.05
Puerto Rico4.314.433.963.593.403.343.503.45
Qatar5.134.945.175.185.085.115.055.235.525.35
Romania4.053.873.593.103.243.262.963.203.032.55
Russia4.223.843.082.743.053.013.083.143.143.09
Rwanda3.073.453.743.533.403.513.59
Saudi Arabia4.644.764.644.845.114.704.554.554.484.37
Senegal3.353.343.333.333.133.002.923.293.703.60
Serbia3.843.853.452.792.672.442.152.172.412.75
Seychelles2.673.213.083.08
Sierra Leone2.072.272.262.502.74
Singapore5.665.204.764.785.035.085.055.085.335.50
Slovakia3.473.423.152.592.502.622.662.773.153.49
Slovenia4.574.273.763.202.822.702.442.302.672.92
South Africa5.975.684.934.725.135.445.575.425.585.94
Spain5.124.653.803.313.273.042.922.873.313.65
Sri Lanka5.384.814.414.505.165.545.224.814.594.39
Suriname3.103.052.842.59
Swaziland3.192.832.583.253.483.05
Sweden6.245.744.684.434.864.844.834.844.985.32
Switzerland5.555.064.624.414.644.674.534.785.255.60
Syria2.762.732.572.763.41
Tajikistan3.123.102.882.713.003.113.063.013.013.00
Tanzania4.303.813.673.403.583.363.113.213.083.40
Thailand5.425.034.504.254.324.434.694.584.704.90
Timor Leste2.242.462.431.921.972.242.272.21
Trinidad and Tobago4.734.163.533.373.513.133.193.483.563.56
Tunisia4.784.594.254.374.384.153.933.613.533.69
Turkey5.484.513.893.924.054.344.193.853.713.85
Uganda4.033.863.503.353.453.453.253.143.333.39
Ukraine3.803.682.802.352.422.292.402.682.592.45
United Arab Emirates5.465.164.754.274.214.434.534.664.664.86
United Kingdom5.755.254.194.094.614.964.824.915.415.58
United States5.715.534.384.074.344.615.065.195.455.67
Uruguay2.632.382.082.122.172.122.232.212.382.75
Venezuela4.033.552.712.131.911.801.801.752.082.40
Vietnam5.465.604.754.073.733.423.623.853.863.79
Yemen1.101.652.072.002.062.11
Zambia5.014.564.313.843.733.843.913.723.783.68
Zimbabwe5.395.084.593.933.603.443.513.242.973.01

This index represents the average score from 1-7 given by a large sample group in a particular country in response to the following question: “How easy is it for companies to raise money by issuing shares on the stock market?” (1 = extremely difficult, 7 = extremely easy).

Source: World Economic Forum