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Government > Total businesses registered > Number per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total businesses registered. Because of underreporting of firms that have closed or exited, especially in developing countries, the data on total registered firms may be biased upward. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Zimbabwe 499.49 2003
2 Czech Republic 227.87 2003
3 Australia 158.93 2003
4 Cyprus 115.96 2003
5 Portugal 105.66 2003
6 Italy 102.51 2003
7 Hong Kong 99.88 2003
8 Peru 98.82 2003
9 Poland 93.75 2003
10 Hungary 93.63 2003
11 Denmark 91.37 2003
12 Iceland 84.34 2003
13 Greece 80.03 2002
14 Slovakia 78.22 2003
15 New Zealand 77.87 2002
16 Singapore 75.88 2003
NATO countries average (profile) 75.01 2003
17 Spain 73.05 2003
European Union average (profile) 72.87 2003
18 Norway 70.51 2003
19 Netherlands 70.08 2003
20 Slovenia 69.73 2003
High income OECD countries average (profile) 67.92 2001
21 Lithuania 66.84 2003
22 Belgium 66.28 2003
Eurozone average (profile) 65.62 2003
23 Estonia 64.14 2003
Non-religious countries average (profile) 62.39 2003
24 Russia 61.87 2003
25 Oman 59.09 2003
26 Latvia 57.96 2003
27 Romania 51.47 2003
28 Finland 48.12 2003
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 42.94 2001
29 Switzerland 42.42 2003
30 Albania 41.42 2003
31 France 40.13 2003
32 South Africa 38.68 2003
33 Armenia 37.38 2003
34 Ireland 37.22 2003
35 Moldova 35.45 2003
36 Germany 35.32 2003
37 United Kingdom 33.86 2003
38 Sweden 32.95 2003
39 Canada 32.09 2001
40 Turkey 32.02 2003
41 Jordan 27.18 2003
42 Madagascar 24.94 2003
43 Georgia 22.1 2003
44 Japan 20.96 2001
45 Austria 19.91 2003
46 Jamaica 17.16 2003
47 Mongolia 14.25 2003
48 Panama 13.74 1999
49 Kazakhstan 12.75 2003
50 Puerto Rico 11.94 2002
51 Argentina 10.24 2003
52 Brazil 7.51 2003
53 Nigeria 7.41 2003
54 Thailand 6.93 2003
55 Morocco 6.52 2003
56 Malawi 6.07 2003
57 Bolivia 5.68 2003
58 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.59 2003
59 El Salvador 3.59 2003
60 Ecuador 3.31 2003
61 China 3.2 2003
62 Sri Lanka 2.6 2003
63 Algeria 2.42 2003
64 Zambia 2.13 2003
65 Benin 1.05 1999
66 Vietnam 0.895 2003
67 Mozambique 0.745 2003
68 Gabon 0.744 2001
69 Sierra Leone 0.609 2003
70 Uganda 0.522 2003
71 Azerbaijan 0.412 2003
72 Togo 0.32 2003
73 Pakistan 0.267 2003
74 Senegal 0.233 2003
75 Cote d'Ivoire 0.182 1997
76 Indonesia 0.148 2003
77 Cameroon 0.109 1999
78 Democratic Republic of the Congo 0.103 2003
79 Yemen 0.0934 2003
80 Central African Republic 0.0679 1992
81 Burkina Faso 0.0207 1997

Citation

"Countries Compared by Government > Total businesses registered > Number per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Government/Total-businesses-registered/Number-per-1000

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