Data

Name: Pathways Time required to start a business, female (days)

Description: Time required to start a business is the number of calendar days needed to complete the procedures to legally operate a business. If a procedure can be speeded up at additional cost, the fastest procedure, independent of cost, is chosen.

Source: World Bank

Country ISO A3 Year Notes Time Required To Start A Business, Female (days)
Afghanistan AFG 2016 8
Angola AGO 2016 36
Albania ALB 2016 5
Arab World ARB 2016 23
United Arab Emirates ARE 2016 9
Argentina ARG 2016 25
Armenia ARM 2016 4
Antigua and Barbuda ATG 2016 22
Australia AUS 2016 2.5
Austria AUT 2016 21
Azerbaijan AZE 2016 3
Burundi BDI 2016 4
Belgium BEL 2016 4
Benin BEN 2016 9
Burkina Faso BFA 2016 13
Bangladesh BGD 2016 19.5
Bulgaria BGR 2016 23
Bahrain BHR 2016 10
The Bahamas BHS 2016 21.5
Bosnia and Herzegovina BIH 2016 65
Belarus BLR 2016 5
Belize BLZ 2016 43
Bolivia BOL 2016 45
Brazil BRA 2016 79.5
Barbados BRB 2016 15
Brunei BRN 2016 15
Bhutan BTN 2016 15
Botswana BWA 2016 48
Central African Republic CAF 2016 22
Canada CAN 2016 1.5
Central Europe and the Baltics CEB 2016 11.6363636363636
Switzerland CHE 2016 10
Chile CHL 2016 5.5
China CHN 2016 28.9
Ivory Coast CIV 2016 7
Cameroon CMR 2016 16
Democratic Republic of the Congo COD 2016 12
Republic of Congo COG 2016 50
Colombia COL 2016 9
Comoros COM 2016 15
Cape Verde CPV 2016 11
Costa Rica CRI 2016 22.5
Caribbean small states CSS 2016 22.4230769230769
Cyprus CYP 2016 6
Czech Republic CZE 2016 9
Germany DEU 2016 10.5
Djibouti DJI 2016 14
Dominica DMA 2016 12
Denmark DNK 2016 3
Dominican Republic DOM 2016 14.5
Algeria DZA 2016 20
East Asia & Pacific (excluding high income) EAP 2016 27.065
Early-demographic dividend EAR 2016 31.472131147541
East Asia & Pacific EAS 2016 21.2586206896552
Europe & Central Asia (excluding high income) ECA 2016 10.752380952381
Europe & Central Asia ECS 2016 9.73061224489796
Ecuador ECU 2016 48.5
Egypt EGY 2016 7
Euro area EMU 2016 9.5
Eritrea ERI 2016 84
Spain ESP 2016 13
Estonia EST 2016 3.5
Ethiopia ETH 2016 35
European Union EUU 2016 10.3571428571429
Fragile and conflict affected situations FCS 2016 28.1714285714286
Finland FIN 2016 14
Fiji FJI 2016 40
France FRA 2016 3.5
Federated States of Micronesia FSM 2016 16
Gabon GAB 2016 50
United Kingdom GBR 2016 4.5
Georgia GEO 2016 3
Ghana GHA 2016 14
Guinea GIN 2016 8
Gambia GMB 2016 25
Guinea Bissau GNB 2016 9
Equatorial Guinea GNQ 2016 134
Greece GRC 2016 13
Grenada GRD 2016 15
Guatemala GTM 2016 19.5
Guyana GUY 2016 18
High income HIC 2016 11.1392857142857
Hong Kong S.A.R. HKG 2016 1.5
Honduras HND 2016 13
Heavily indebted poor countries (HIPC) HPC 2016 22.3974358974359
Croatia HRV 2016 7
Haiti HTI 2016 97
Hungary HUN 2016 7
IBRD only IBD 2016 27.7537313432836
IDA & IBRD total IBT 2016 24.6893617021277
IDA total IDA 2016 21.9148648648649
IDA blend IDB 2016 21.79375
Indonesia IDN 2016 24.9
IDA only IDX 2016 21.948275862069
India IND 2016 26
Ireland IRL 2016 5
Iran IRN 2016 16
Iraq IRQ 2016 35
Iceland ISL 2016 3.5
Israel ISR 2016 12
Italy ITA 2016 6.5
Jamaica JAM 2016 10
Jordan JOR 2016 13
Japan JPN 2016 11.2
Kazakhstan KAZ 2016 9
Kenya KEN 2016 22
Kyrgyzstan KGZ 2016 10
Cambodia KHM 2016 99
Kiribati KIR 2016 31
Saint Kitts and Nevis KNA 2016 18.5
South Korea KOR 2016 4
Kuwait KWT 2016 62
Latin America & Caribbean (excluding high income) LAC 2016 36.456
Laos LAO 2016 67
Lebanon LBN 2016 15
Liberia LBR 2016 4.5
Libya LBY 2016 35
Saint Lucia LCA 2016 11
Latin America & Caribbean LCN 2016 30.8
Least developed countries: UN classification LDC 2016 24.5434782608696
Low income LIC 2016 25.3666666666667
Sri Lanka LKA 2016 9
Lower middle income LMC 2016 20.6622641509434
Low & middle income LMY 2016 25.2496240601504
Lesotho LSO 2016 29
Late-demographic dividend LTE 2016 14.4104166666667
Lithuania LTU 2016 5.5
Luxembourg LUX 2016 16.5
Latvia LVA 2016 5.5
Morocco MAR 2016 9.5
Moldova MDA 2016 6
Madagascar MDG 2016 11
Maldives MDV 2016 12
Middle East & North Africa MEA 2016 20.4761904761905
Mexico MEX 2016 8.4
Marshall Islands MHL 2016 17
Middle income MIC 2016 25.0403846153846
Macedonia MKD 2016 2
Mali MLI 2016 8.5
Malta MLT 2016 26
Myanmar MMR 2016 13
Middle East & North Africa (excluding high income) MNA 2016 21.2692307692308
Montenegro MNE 2016 10
Mongolia MNG 2016 6
Mozambique MOZ 2016 19
Mauritania MRT 2016 8
Mauritius MUS 2016 7
Malawi MWI 2016 37
Malaysia MYS 2016 19
North America NAC 2016 3.55
Namibia NAM 2016 66
Niger NER 2016 10
Nigeria NGA 2016 25.2
Nicaragua NIC 2016 13
Netherlands NLD 2016 4
Norway NOR 2016 4
Nepal NPL 2016 17
New Zealand NZL 2016 0.5
OECD members OED 2016 8.16285714285714
Oman OMN 2016 7
Other small states OSS 2016 23.3076923076923
Pakistan PAK 2016 18
Panama PAN 2016 6
Peru PER 2016 26
Philippines PHL 2016 28
Palau PLW 2016 28
Papua New Guinea PNG 2016 41
Poland POL 2016 37
Pre-demographic dividend PRE 2016 24.4513513513514
Puerto Rico PRI 2016 5.5
Portugal PRT 2016 4.5
Paraguay PRY 2016 35
Palestine PSE 2016 44
Pacific island small states PSS 2016 20.4444444444444
Post-demographic dividend PST 2016 10.1333333333333
Qatar QAT 2016 9.5
Romania ROU 2016 12
Russia RUS 2016 9.8
Rwanda RWA 2016 4
South Asia SAS 2016 15.5625
Saudi Arabia SAU 2016 18
Sudan SDN 2016 37
Senegal SEN 2016 6
Singapore SGP 2016 2.5
Solomon Islands SLB 2016 9
Sierra Leone SLE 2016 10
El Salvador SLV 2016 15.5
San Marino SMR 2016 11.5
Somalia SOM 2016 70
Republic of Serbia SRB 2016 7
Sub-Saharan Africa (excluding high income) SSA 2016 27.3553191489362
South Sudan SSD 2016 14
Sub-Saharan Africa SSF 2016 27.4520833333333
Small states SST 2016 22.53125
Sao Tome and Principe STP 2016 5
Suriname SUR 2016 85
Slovakia SVK 2016 11.5
Slovenia SVN 2016 7
Sweden SWE 2016 7
Swaziland SWZ 2016 30
Seychelles SYC 2016 32
Syria SYR 2016 16
Chad TCD 2016 60
East Asia & Pacific (IDA & IBRD countries) TEA 2016 27.1095238095238
Europe & Central Asia (IDA & IBRD countries) TEC 2016 11.9454545454545
Togo TGO 2016 6
Thailand THA 2016 25.5
Tajikistan TJK 2016 22
Latin America & the Caribbean (IDA & IBRD countries) TLA 2016 32.48
East Timor TLS 2016 9
Middle East & North Africa (IDA & IBRD countries) TMN 2016 19.375
Tonga TON 2016 16
South Asia (IDA & IBRD) TSA 2016 15.5625
Sub-Saharan Africa (IDA & IBRD countries) TSS 2016 27.4520833333333
Trinidad and Tobago TTO 2016 10.5
Tunisia TUN 2016 11
Turkey TUR 2016 6.5
United Republic of Tanzania TZA 2016 26
Uganda UGA 2016 26
Ukraine UKR 2016 5
Upper middle income UMC 2016 29.5901960784314
Uruguay URY 2016 6.5
United States of America USA 2016 5.6
Uzbekistan UZB 2016 5.5
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines VCT 2016 10
Venezuela VEN 2016 230
Vietnam VNM 2016 24
Vanuatu VUT 2016 18
World WLD 2016 20.9947368421053
Samoa WSM 2016 9
Kosovo XKX 2016 6
Yemen YEM 2016 41
South Africa ZAF 2016 43
Zambia ZMB 2016 8.5
Zimbabwe ZWE 2016 91