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Sub-Saharan Africa Compared by Economy > Time required to start a business > Days

DEFINITION: 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.".

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Guinea-Bissau 216 2009
2 Sao Tome and Principe 144 2009
3 Equatorial Guinea 136 2009
4 Democratic Republic of the Congo 127 2009
5 Zimbabwe 97 2009
6 Eritrea 84 2009
=7 Togo 75 2009
=7 Chad 75 2009
9 Namibia 66 2009
10 Botswana 61 2009
11 Swaziland 60 2009
12 Gabon 58 2009
13 Guinea 41 2009
=14 Cote d'Ivoire 40 2009
=14 Lesotho 40 2009
=16 Seychelles 39 2009
=16 Malawi 39 2009
18 Djibouti 37 2009
19 Sudan 36 2009
20 Cameroon 35 2009
21 Kenya 34 2009
22 Burundi 32 2009
=23 Nigeria 31 2009
=23 Benin 31 2009
25 Tanzania 29 2009
26 The Gambia 27 2009
27 Mozambique 26 2009
28 Uganda 25 2009
=29 Cape Verde 24 2009
=29 Comoros 24 2009
=31 Central African Republic 22 2009
=31 South Africa 22 2009
33 Liberia 20 2009
34 Mauritania 19 2009
35 Zambia 18 2009
36 Niger 17 2009
37 Burkina Faso 14 2009
=38 Sierra Leone 12 2009
=38 Ghana 12 2009
40 Ethiopia 9 2009
=41 Mali 8 2009
=41 Senegal 8 2009
43 Madagascar 7 2009
44 Mauritius 6 2009
45 Rwanda 3 2009

Citation

"Countries Compared by Economy > Time required to start a business > Days. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Bank, Doing Business project (http://www.doingbusiness.org/). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Sub--Saharan-Africa/Economy/Time-required-to-start-a-business/Days

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