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High income OECD countries Compared by Government > 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.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Slovenia 60 days 2006
2 Spain 47 days 2006
3 Greece 38 days 2006
4 Estonia 35 days 2006
5 Israel 34 days 2006
6 Poland 31 days 2006
7 Austria 29 days 2006
=8 Chile 27 days 2006
=8 Belgium 27 days 2006
10 Slovakia 25 days 2006
=11 Czech Republic 24 days 2006
=11 Germany 24 days 2006
13 Japan 23 days 2006
14 South Korea 22 days 2006
15 Switzerland 20 days 2006
16 Ireland 19 days 2006
17 United Kingdom 18 days 2006
18 Sweden 16 days 2006
19 Finland 14 days 2006
=20 Italy 13 days 2006
=20 Norway 13 days 2006
22 New Zealand 12 days 2006
23 Netherlands 10 days 2006
=24 Portugal 8 days 2006
=24 France 8 days 2006
=26 United States 5 days 2006
=26 Denmark 5 days 2006
=26 Iceland 5 days 2006
29 Canada 3 days 2006
30 Australia 2 days 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Government > Time required to start a business > Days. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Development Indicators database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/High-income-OECD-countries/Government/Time-required-to-start-a-business/Days

High income OECD countries Compared by Government > Time required to start a business > Days

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Interesting observations about Government > Time required to start a business > Days

  • Indonesia ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Muslim countries in 2006.
  • Haiti ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Christian countries in 2006.
  • Suriname ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Hot countries in 2006.
  • Brazil ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Emerging markets in 2006.
  • Botswana ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Former British colonies in 2006.
  • Belarus ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Europe in 2006.
  • Slovenia ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst High income OECD countries in 2006.
  • Laos ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Landlocked countries in 2006.
  • Guinea-Bissau ranked first for time required to start a business > days amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2006.
  • United States ranked second last for time required to start a business > days amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2006.
  • Zimbabwe ranked second for time required to start a business > days amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2006.
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