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Government > Start-up procedures to register a business > Number > Per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Start-up procedures are those required to start a business, including interactions to obtain necessary permits and licenses and to complete all inscriptions, verifications, and notifications to start operations. Data are for businesses with specific characteristics of ownership, size, and type of production. Per capita figures expressed per 1 million population.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Palau 396.04 per 1 million people 2006
2 Saint Kitts and Nevis 165.31 per 1 million people 2006
3 Seychelles 104.95 per 1 million people 2006
4 Antigua and Barbuda 83.72 per 1 million people 2006
5 Marshall Islands 76.47 per 1 million people 2006
6 Dominica 69.07 per 1 million people 2006
7 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 66.87 per 1 million people 2006
8 Federated States of Micronesia 63.07 per 1 million people 2006
9 Sao Tome and Principe 62.48 per 1 million people 2006
10 Kiribati 59.67 per 1 million people 2006
11 Samoa 48.5 per 1 million people 2006
12 Tonga 39.04 per 1 million people 2006
13 Equatorial Guinea 38.84 per 1 million people 2006
14 Vanuatu 37.15 per 1 million people 2006
15 Grenada 36.99 per 1 million people 2006
16 Saint Lucia 36.14 per 1 million people 2006
East Asia and Pacific average (profile) 30.52 per 1 million people 2006
17 Belize 30.28 per 1 million people 2006
18 Suriname 28.79 per 1 million people 2006
19 Cape Verde 23.15 per 1 million people 2006
Catholic countries average (profile) 19.74 per 1 million people 2006
Heavily indebted countries average (profile) 18.38 per 1 million people 2006
20 Comoros 17.93 per 1 million people 2006
21 Iceland 16.72 per 1 million people 2006
22 Bhutan 15.46 per 1 million people 2006
23 Maldives 14.84 per 1 million people 2006
24 Solomon Islands 14.31 per 1 million people 2006
25 Djibouti 13.65 per 1 million people 2006
Former British colonies average (profile) 12.39 per 1 million people 2006
26 Swaziland 11.54 per 1 million people 2006
27 Guyana 10.65 per 1 million people 2006
28 Guinea-Bissau 10.41 per 1 million people 2006
29 East Timor 9.72 per 1 million people 2006
30 Fiji 9.37 per 1 million people 2006
Sub-Saharan Africa average (profile) 7.68 per 1 million people 2006
31 Gabon 7.11 per 1 million people 2006
32 Trinidad and Tobago 6.88 per 1 million people 2006
33 Botswana 6.26 per 1 million people 2006
34 The Gambia 5.15 per 1 million people 2006
35 Kuwait 5 per 1 million people 2006
36 Namibia 4.88 per 1 million people 2006
37 Mauritius 4.79 per 1 million people 2006
38 Slovenia 4.5 per 1 million people 2006
39 Estonia 4.47 per 1 million people 2006
40 Lesotho 4.47 per 1 million people 2006
41 Albania 3.51 per 1 million people 2006
42 Mauritania 3.49 per 1 million people 2006
43 Oman 3.43 per 1 million people 2006
Former Spanish colonies average (profile) 3.2 per 1 million people 2006
South Asia average (profile) 3.14 per 1 million people 2006
44 Mongolia 3.1 per 1 million people 2006
45 Bosnia and Herzegovina 3.07 per 1 million people 2006
46 Uruguay 3.02 per 1 million people 2006
47 Armenia 2.99 per 1 million people 2006
South and Central Asia average (profile) 2.97 per 1 million people 2006
48 Eritrea 2.87 per 1 million people 2006
49 Paraguay 2.83 per 1 million people 2006
50 Moldova 2.6 per 1 million people 2006
51 United Arab Emirates 2.59 per 1 million people 2006
52 Costa Rica 2.51 per 1 million people 2006
53 Central African Republic 2.44 per 1 million people 2006
Muslim countries average (profile) 2.31 per 1 million people 2006
54 Croatia 2.25 per 1 million people 2006
55 Jamaica 2.25 per 1 million people 2006
56 Latvia 2.19 per 1 million people 2006
57 Panama 2.13 per 1 million people 2006
58 Tajikistan 2.1 per 1 million people 2006
59 Togo 2.06 per 1 million people 2006
60 Lithuania 2.06 per 1 million people 2006
61 Jordan 1.97 per 1 million people 2006
62 Congo, Republic of the 1.95 per 1 million people 2006
63 Chad 1.9 per 1 million people 2006
Former French colonies average (profile) 1.83 per 1 million people 2006
64 Puerto Rico 1.78 per 1 million people 2006
65 Azerbaijan 1.77 per 1 million people 2006
66 Honduras 1.77 per 1 million people 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 1.76 per 1 million people 2006
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 1.71 per 1 million people 2006
Eastern Europe average (profile) 1.71 per 1 million people 2006
67 Slovakia 1.67 per 1 million people 2006
68 Belarus 1.65 per 1 million people 2006
69 Bolivia 1.6 per 1 million people 2006
70 Sierra Leone 1.59 per 1 million people 2006
71 Georgia 1.58 per 1 million people 2006
72 Kyrgyzstan 1.54 per 1 million people 2006
73 Lebanon 1.48 per 1 million people 2006
failed states average (profile) 1.47 per 1 million people 2006
74 El Salvador 1.43 per 1 million people 2006
75 Guinea 1.41 per 1 million people 2006
76 Burundi 1.4 per 1 million people 2006
=77 Laos 1.39 per 1 million people 2006
=77 Haiti 1.39 per 1 million people 2006
79 Singapore 1.37 per 1 million people 2006
80 Serbia and Montenegro 1.36 per 1 million people 2004
81 Greece 1.35 per 1 million people 2006
82 Papua New Guinea 1.33 per 1 million people 2006
High income OECD countries average (profile) 1.32 per 1 million people 2006
Middle Eastern and North Africa average (profile) 1.28 per 1 million people 2006
Eurozone average (profile) 1.26 per 1 million people 2006
OPEC countries average (profile) 1.17 per 1 million people 2006
83 Bulgaria 1.17 per 1 million people 2006
84 Nicaragua 1.14 per 1 million people 2006
European Union average (profile) 1.1 per 1 million people 2006
85 Austria 1.09 per 1 million people 2006
Religious countries average (profile) 1.06 per 1 million people 2006
86 Ecuador 1.04 per 1 million people 2006
87 Dominican Republic 1.04 per 1 million people 2006
88 Guatemala 1.01 per 1 million people 2006
89 Tunisia 0.987 per 1 million people 2006
90 Czech Republic 0.979 per 1 million people 2006
91 Rwanda 0.974 per 1 million people 2006
92 Ireland 0.95 per 1 million people 2006
93 Mali 0.935 per 1 million people 2006
94 Norway 0.861 per 1 million people 2006
95 Senegal 0.838 per 1 million people 2006
96 Switzerland 0.806 per 1 million people 2006
97 Benin 0.805 per 1 million people 2006
98 Angola 0.793 per 1 million people 2006
99 Zimbabwe 0.764 per 1 million people 2006
100 Niger 0.763 per 1 million people 2006
101 Malawi 0.76 per 1 million people 2006
102 Portugal 0.755 per 1 million people 2006
103 Cameroon 0.719 per 1 million people 2006
104 Hong Kong 0.713 per 1 million people 2006
105 Israel 0.71 per 1 million people 2006
106 Cambodia 0.697 per 1 million people 2006
107 Mozambique 0.645 per 1 million people 2006
108 Syria 0.615 per 1 million people 2006
109 Hungary 0.597 per 1 million people 2006
110 Cote d'Ivoire 0.596 per 1 million people 2006
111 Venezuela 0.592 per 1 million people 2006
112 Burkina Faso 0.589 per 1 million people 2006
Emerging markets average (profile) 0.585 per 1 million people 2006
113 Finland 0.571 per 1 million people 2006
114 Uganda 0.569 per 1 million people 2006
115 Yemen 0.555 per 1 million people 2006
116 Denmark 0.553 per 1 million people 2006
117 Saudi Arabia 0.549 per 1 million people 2006
118 Chile 0.547 per 1 million people 2006
119 Ghana 0.533 per 1 million people 2006
120 Madagascar 0.524 per 1 million people 2006
121 Zambia 0.506 per 1 million people 2006
122 New Zealand 0.485 per 1 million people 2006
123 Kazakhstan 0.457 per 1 million people 2006
Non-religious countries average (profile) 0.449 per 1 million people 2006
124 Algeria 0.42 per 1 million people 2006
125 Iraq 0.411 per 1 million people 2006
126 Sri Lanka 0.405 per 1 million people 2006
127 Argentina 0.383 per 1 million people 2006
128 Belgium 0.381 per 1 million people 2006
129 Kenya 0.37 per 1 million people 2006
130 Netherlands 0.366 per 1 million people 2006
131 Peru 0.353 per 1 million people 2006
132 Malaysia 0.349 per 1 million people 2006
133 Sweden 0.332 per 1 million people 2006
134 Tanzania 0.329 per 1 million people 2006
135 Uzbekistan 0.301 per 1 million people 2006
136 Colombia 0.285 per 1 million people 2006
137 Sudan 0.27 per 1 million people 2006
138 Poland 0.262 per 1 million people 2006
139 Nepal 0.253 per 1 million people 2006
140 South Korea 0.248 per 1 million people 2006
141 Romania 0.232 per 1 million people 2006
142 Spain 0.23 per 1 million people 2006
143 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.219 per 1 million people 2006
144 Ukraine 0.215 per 1 million people 2006
145 Morocco 0.197 per 1 million people 2006
146 South Africa 0.19 per 1 million people 2006
147 Italy 0.154 per 1 million people 2006
148 Egypt 0.133 per 1 million people 2006
149 Vietnam 0.131 per 1 million people 2006
150 Philippines 0.13 per 1 million people 2006
151 Thailand 0.124 per 1 million people 2006
152 Iran 0.116 per 1 million people 2006
153 France 0.115 per 1 million people 2006
154 Turkey 0.11 per 1 million people 2006
155 Germany 0.109 per 1 million people 2006
156 United Kingdom 0.099 per 1 million people 2006
=157 Afghanistan 0.097 per 1 million people 2006
=157 Australia 0.097 per 1 million people 2006
159 Ethiopia 0.096 per 1 million people 2006
160 Brazil 0.09 per 1 million people 2006
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 0.0883 per 1 million people 2006
161 Mexico 0.077 per 1 million people 2006
162 Pakistan 0.069 per 1 million people 2006
163 Japan 0.063 per 1 million people 2006
164 Nigeria 0.062 per 1 million people 2006
165 Canada 0.061 per 1 million people 2006
166 Bangladesh 0.055 per 1 million people 2006
167 Indonesia 0.054 per 1 million people 2006
168 Russia 0.049 per 1 million people 2006
169 United States 0.017 per 1 million people 2006
=170 India 0.01 per 1 million people 2006
=170 China 0.01 per 1 million people 2006

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