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Ease of doing business index for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (ICBUSEASEXQHPC)


2016: 150.82051 (+ more)   Updated: Nov 22, 2016 10:16 AM CST
2016:  150.82051  
2015:  151.64103  
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1=Most Business-friendly Regulations,
Not Seasonally Adjusted




Source: World Bank  

Release: World Development Indicators  

Units:  1=Most Business-friendly Regulations, Not Seasonally Adjusted

Frequency:  Annual


Ease of doing business ranks economies from 1 to 189, with first place being the best. A high ranking (a low numerical rank) means that the regulatory environment is conducive to business operation. The index averages the country's percentile rankings on 10 topics covered in the World Bank's Doing Business. The ranking on each topic is the simple average of the percentile rankings on its component indicators.

Nations that are included in this data series are listed at https://datahelpdesk.worldbank.org/knowledgebase/articles/906519

Source Indicator: IC.BUS.EASE.XQ

Suggested Citation:

World Bank, Ease of doing business index for Heavily Indebted Poor Countries [ICBUSEASEXQHPC], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/ICBUSEASEXQHPC, June 20, 2024.


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