See all the data for 189 economies: rankings for topics, indicator values, and detailed information like the steps required to start a business. Multi-city data available for 11 economies (Bangladesh, Brazil, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, the Russian Federation and the United States) with populations over 100 million.
See all the data for a city or region within an economy: rankings for topics, indicator values, and detailed information like the steps required to start a business.
For an in-depth, cross-economy view of the data, head to one of 11 Doing Business topic pages. Compare dozens of indicators for topics ranging from starting a business to resolving insolvency.
Distance to Frontier
The Doing Business distance to frontier score measures the gap between a particular economy’s performance and the best practice, and serves as basis for the ease of doing business rankings. How does your economy compare to others and over time?
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The Ease of Doing Business index ranks Singapore first among 189 economies. Where does your economy rank? Rank economies within their region, income group, or population size.
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Simulating Regulatory Changes
What if an economy made it easier to start a business? How would its rankings change? Reform simulators are easy-to-use Excel files that let policy makers see the impact of business reform.
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Specially designed for researchers, you can quickly download thousands of data points dating back to 2003.
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