Time Needed to Deal with Construction Permits

This key economic indicator for the Construction sector has been recently updated.

  1. Guinea-Bissau Time Needed to Deal with Construction Permits showed no change in 2020, from a year earlier.
  2. Over the last 5 years Greece Time Needed to Deal with Construction Permits jumped by 1.6% year on year at 1,711 Days.
  3. In 2020 Suriname was number 2 in Time Needed to Deal with Construction Permits.
  4. Last year Turkey was ranked number 72 in Time Needed to Deal with Construction Permits close to 623 Days, compared to 79 in 2019.

Top Countries in Time Needed to Deal with Construction Permits

# 187 Countries Days Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Guinea-Bissau
1,785.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
2 #2
Suriname
1,715.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
3 #3
Greece
1,711.00 2020 +0.0 % +1.6 % View data
4 #4
Afghanistan
1,642.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
5 #5
Delhi
1,445.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
6 #6
Guatemala
1,402.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
7 #7
Barbados
1,340.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
7 #7
Trinidad and Tobago
1,340.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
9 #9
Sri Lanka
1,318.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
10 #10
Liberia
1,300.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
11 #11
Angola
1,296.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
12 #12
Colombia
1,288.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
13 #13
East Timor
1,285.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
14 #14
Gabon
1,160.00 2020 +0.0 % +1.6 % View data
14 #14
Myanmar
1,160.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
14 #14
Slovenia
1,160.00 2020 +0.0 % -1.8 % View data
17 #17
Italy
1,120.00 2020 +0.0 % -1.1 % View data
18 #18
Cyprus
1,100.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
19 #19
Karachi
1,096.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
20 #20
Egypt
1,010.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
21 #21
Argentina
995.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
22 #22
Israel
975.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
23 #23
Philippines
962.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
24 #24
Swaziland
956.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
25 #25
Mozambique
950.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
26 #26
Honduras
920.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
27 #27
Seychelles
915.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
28 #28
Rio de Janeiro
911.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
29 #29
Canada
910.00 2020 +0.0 % +6.0 % View data
29 #29
Nepal
910.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
31 #31
Belize
892.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
32 #32
Federated States of Micronesia
885.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
33 #33
Syria
872.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
34 #34
Costa Rica
852.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
35 #35
Burundi
832.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
36 #36
Laos
828.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
37 #37
El Salvador
816.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
38 #38
Madagascar
811.00 2020 -6.9 % -1.4 % View data
39 #39
Palau
810.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
39 #39
Sudan
810.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
41 #41
Cameroon
800.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
42 #42
Panama
790.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
43 #43
Slovakia
775.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
44 #44
Maldives
760.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
45 #45
Gambia
758.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
46 #46
Portugal
755.00 2020 +0.0 % -2.8 % View data
47 #47
Chad
743.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
48 #48
Dominica
741.00 2020 +0.0 % +1.7 % View data
49 #49
Uruguay
725.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
50 #50
Lebanon
721.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
51 #51
Venezuela
720.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
52 #52
Ghana
710.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
53 #53
Djibouti
695.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
54 #54
Libya
690.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
55 #55
Grenada
688.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
56 #56
Poland
685.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
57 #57
Czech Republic
678.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
58 #58
Botswana
660.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
58 #58
Central African Republic
660.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
58 #58
Kiribati
660.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
61 #61
Croatia
650.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
61 #61
Ireland
650.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
61 #61
Senegal
650.00 2020 -12.2 % -6.8 % View data
64 #64
Saint Lucia
645.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
64 #64
Yemen
645.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
66 #66
Jordan
642.00 2020 +0.0 % -1.4 % View data
67 #67
Liechtenstein
640.00 2020 +0.0 % NA View data
68 #68
Bahrain
635.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
69 #69
Macedonia
634.00 2020 +0.0 % +1.0 % View data
70 #70
Algeria
630.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
70 #70
Puerto Rico
630.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
72 #72
Turkey
623.00 2020 +2.3 % +6.8 % View data
73 #73
Serbia
622.00 2020 -2.0 % -0.4 % View data
74 #74
Mali
620.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
75 #75
Marshall Islands
616.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
76 #76
Lesotho
615.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
77 #77
Zambia
611.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
78 #78
Democratic Republic of the Congo
610.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
79 #79
Paraguay
606.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
80 #80
Hungary
605.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
81 #81
South Africa
600.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
82 #82
Oman
598.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
82 #82
Switzerland
598.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
84 #84
Benin
595.00 2020 -20.7 % -4.5 % View data
84 #84
Bosnia and Herzegovina
595.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
84 #84
Saint Vincent and Grenadines
595.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
87 #87
Bolivia
591.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
87 #87
Papua New Guinea
591.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
89 #89
Dominican Republic
590.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
90 #90
Moldova
585.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.6 % View data
91 #91
Guyana
581.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
92 #92
Saint Kitts and Nevis
578.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
93 #93
San Marino
575.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
93 #93
Saudi Arabia
575.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
93 #93
Somalia
575.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
96 #96
Armenia
570.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
96 #96
Qatar
570.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
98 #98
Kuwait
566.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
99 #99
Tunisia
565.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
100 #100
Bulgaria
564.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
101 #101
Republic of the Congo
560.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
102 #102
United States
555.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
103 #103
Jamaica
550.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
104 #104
Bahamas
545.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
104 #104
Montenegro
545.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
106 #106
Brunei
540.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
106 #106
Palestine
540.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
108 #108
Ethiopia
530.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
108 #108
Haiti
530.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
110 #110
Albania
525.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
110 #110
Ivory Coast
525.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
112 #112
Ecuador
523.00 2020 +0.0 % -3.1 % View data
113 #113
Malawi
522.00 2020 +0.0 % +3.9 % View data
114 #114
Iraq
520.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
115 #115
Chile
519.00 2020 -0.4 % -0.1 % View data
116 #116
Sierra Leone
515.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
116 #116
Tanzania
515.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
118 #118
Netherlands
514.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
119 #119
Romania
512.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
120 #120
Beijing
510.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
120 #120
Morocco
510.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
120 #120
Spain
510.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
120 #120
Taiwan
510.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
124 #124
Comoros
506.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
125 #125
Belgium
505.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
125 #125
Iran
505.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
125 #125
Malta
505.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
128 #128
Germany
499.00 2020 +0.0 % +1.7 % View data
129 #129
Solomon Islands
497.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
130 #130
Eritrea
490.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
130 #130
Mauritius
490.00 2020 +0.0 % -1.1 % View data
130 #130
Nicaragua
490.00 2020 +0.0 % -1.1 % View data
130 #130
Uganda
490.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
134 #134
Togo
488.00 2020 +0.0 % -3.7 % View data
135 #135
Denmark
485.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
135 #135
Finland
485.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
137 #137
Cambodia
483.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
137 #137
Sweden
483.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
139 #139
Peru
478.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
140 #140
Antigua and Barbuda
476.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
141 #141
Equatorial Guinea
475.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
142 #142
Latvia
469.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
143 #143
Kenya
465.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
144 #144
Namibia
460.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
145 #145
Estonia
455.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
145 #145
Samoa
455.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
147 #147
France
447.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
148 #148
Burkina Faso
446.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
149 #149
United Arab Emirates
445.00 2020 +0.0 % -3.2 % View data
150 #150
United Kingdom
437.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
151 #151
Tajikistan
430.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
151 #151
Vanuatu
430.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
153 #153
Cape Verde
425.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
153 #153
Malaysia
425.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
155 #155
Thailand
420.00 2020 +0.0 % -0.9 % View data
156 #156
Iceland
417.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
157 #157
Kyrgyzstan
410.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
157 #157
Zimbabwe
410.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
159 #159
Australia
402.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
160 #160
Norway
400.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
160 #160
Vietnam
400.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
162 #162
Austria
397.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
162 #162
Fiji
397.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
164 #164
Jakarta
390.00 2020 +0.0 % -3.3 % View data
165 #165
Niger
380.00 2020 +0.0 % -7.0 % View data
166 #166
Ukraine
378.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
167 #167
Mongolia
374.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
168 #168
Kazakhstan
370.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
168 #168
Lithuania
370.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
168 #168
Mauritania
370.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
171 #171
Osaka
360.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
172 #172
Mexico City
350.00 2020 +0.0 % -2.6 % View data
172 #172
Tonga
350.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
174 #174
Russia
340.00 2020 +0.0 % +1.9 % View data
175 #175
Kosovo
330.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
176 #176
Luxembourg
321.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
177 #177
Guinea
311.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
178 #178
South Korea
290.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
179 #179
Georgia
285.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
180 #180
Azerbaijan
277.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
181 #181
Belarus
275.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
182 #182
Rwanda
230.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
183 #183
South Sudan
228.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
184 #184
Bhutan
225.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
184 #184
Uzbekistan
225.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
186 #186
New Zealand
216.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data
187 #187
Singapore
164.00 2020 +0.0 % +0.0 % View data

Source: World Bank

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