Ease of Doing Business - Forecast - 2018-2020

This page provides forecasts for Ease of Doing Business including a long-term outlook for the next decades, medium-term expectations for the next four quarters and short-term market predictions.


Last 2018 2019 2020
United States 6.00 Dec/17 6 6 6
China 78.00 Dec/17 78 82 87
Japan 34.00 Dec/17 32 30 27
Germany 20.00 Dec/17 19 18 17
United Kingdom 7.00 Dec/17 6 5 5
France 31.00 Dec/17 30 29 28
India 100.00 Dec/17 128 127 126
Italy 46.00 Dec/17 45 44 43
Brazil 125.00 Dec/17 114 113 112
Canada 18.00 Dec/17 20 15 14
South Korea 4.00 Dec/17 4 4 3
Russia 35.00 Dec/17 38 35 33
Spain 28.00 Dec/17 27 26 25
Australia 14.00 Dec/17 16 15 17
Mexico 49.00 Dec/17 46 35 34
Indonesia 72.00 Dec/17 85 83 79
Turkey 60.00 Dec/17 59 58 57
Last 2018 2019 2020
Afghanistan 183.00 Dec/17 173 170 168
Albania 65.00 Dec/17 65 65 65
Algeria 166.00 Dec/17 166 166 166
Angola 175.00 Dec/17 175 175 175
Antigua and Barbuda 107.00 Dec/17 107 118 119
Argentina 117.00 Dec/17 114 113 113
Armenia 47.00 Dec/17 47 47 47
Australia 14.00 Dec/17 16 15 17
Austria 22.00 Dec/17 31 32 30
Azerbaijan 57.00 Dec/17 60 61 63
Bahamas 119.00 Dec/17 117 108 98
Bahrain 66.00 Dec/17 55 49 41
Bangladesh 177.00 Dec/17 165 159 157
Barbados 132.00 Dec/17 120 120 120
Belarus 38.00 Dec/17 55 57 59
Belgium 52.00 Dec/17 50 54 53
Belize 121.00 Dec/17 121 121 121
Benin 151.00 Dec/17 151 151 151
Bhutan 75.00 Dec/17 91 96 99
Bolivia 152.00 Dec/17 152 152 152
Bosnia and Herzegovina 86.00 Dec/17 124 130 130
Botswana 81.00 Dec/17 81 81 81
Brazil 125.00 Dec/17 114 113 112
Brunei 56.00 Dec/17 105 88 68
Bulgaria 50.00 Dec/17 50 50 50
Burkina Faso 148.00 Dec/17 148 148 148
Burundi 164.00 Dec/17 169 167 164
Cambodia 135.00 Dec/17 138 138 137
Cameroon 163.00 Dec/17 163 163 163
Canada 18.00 Dec/17 20 15 14
Cape Verde 127.00 Dec/17 127 127 127
Central African Republic 184.00 Dec/17 184 184 184
Chad 180.00 Dec/17 181 181 181
Chile 55.00 Dec/17 38 34 36
China 78.00 Dec/17 78 82 87
Colombia 59.00 Dec/17 55 51 49
Comoros 158.00 Dec/17 158 158 158
Congo 182.00 Dec/17 182 182 182
Costa Rica 61.00 Dec/17 61 61 61
Croatia 51.00 Dec/17 51 51 51
Cyprus 53.00 Dec/17 53 53 53
Czech Republic 30.00 Dec/17 30 30 30
Denmark 3.00 Dec/17 3 3 3
Djibouti 154.00 Dec/17 154 154 154
Dominica 98.00 Dec/17 98 98 98
Dominican Republic 99.00 Dec/17 102 100 105
East Timor 178.00 Dec/17 178 178 178
Ecuador 118.00 Dec/17 127 129 129
Egypt 128.00 Dec/17 128 128 128
El Salvador 73.00 Dec/17 73 73 73
Equatorial Guinea 173.00 Dec/17 173 173 173
Eritrea 189.00 Dec/17 184 181 179
Estonia 12.00 Dec/17 12 12 12
Ethiopia 161.00 Dec/17 161 161 161
Fiji 101.00 Dec/17 101 101 101
Finland 13.00 Dec/17 13 13 13
France 31.00 Dec/17 30 29 28
Gabon 167.00 Dec/17 167 167 167
Gambia 146.00 Dec/17 146 146 146
Georgia 9.00 Dec/17 18 18 14
Germany 20.00 Dec/17 19 18 17
Ghana 120.00 Dec/17 118 103 92
Greece 67.00 Dec/17 66 65 64
Grenada 142.00 Dec/17 142 142 142
Guatemala 97.00 Dec/17 97 97 97
Guinea 153.00 Dec/17 153 153 153
Guinea Bissau 176.00 Dec/17 182 180 177
Guyana 126.00 Dec/17 126 126 126
Haiti 181.00 Dec/17 178 177 176
Honduras 115.00 Dec/17 115 115 115
Hong Kong 5.00 Dec/17 2 2 2
Hungary 48.00 Dec/17 48 48 48
Iceland 23.00 Dec/17 23 23 23
India 100.00 Dec/17 128 127 126
Indonesia 72.00 Dec/17 85 83 79
Iran 124.00 Dec/17 124 124 124
Iraq 168.00 Dec/17 168 168 168
Ireland 17.00 Dec/17 16 15 14
Israel 54.00 Dec/17 54 54 54
Italy 46.00 Dec/17 45 44 43
Ivory Coast 139.00 Dec/17 139 139 139
Jamaica 70.00 Dec/17 95 92 86
Japan 34.00 Dec/17 32 30 27
Jordan 103.00 Dec/17 107 107 108
Kazakhstan 36.00 Dec/17 36 36 36
Kenya 80.00 Dec/17 103 95 102
Kiribati 157.00 Dec/17 157 157 157
Kosovo 40.00 Dec/17 40 40 40
Kuwait 96.00 Dec/17 96 96 96
Kyrgyzstan 77.00 Dec/17 77 77 77
Laos 141.00 Dec/17 141 141 141
Latvia 19.00 Dec/17 19 19 19
Lebanon 133.00 Dec/17 131 129 125
Lesotho 104.00 Dec/17 104 104 104
Liberia 172.00 Dec/17 172 172 172
Libya 185.00 Dec/17 185 185 185
Lithuania 16.00 Dec/17 16 16 16
Luxembourg 63.00 Dec/17 63 63 63
Macedonia 11.00 Dec/17 11 11 11
Madagascar 162.00 Dec/17 146 140 139
Malawi 110.00 Dec/17 110 110 110
Malaysia 24.00 Dec/17 18.2 18.5 19
Maldives 136.00 Dec/17 129 124 123
Mali 143.00 Dec/17 143 143 143
Malta 84.00 Dec/17 83.94 75.42 83.88
Marshall Islands 149.00 Dec/17 143 137 129
Mauritania 150.00 Dec/17 150 150 150
Mauritius 25.00 Dec/17 25 25 25
Mexico 49.00 Dec/17 46 35 34
Micronesia 155.00 Dec/17 155 155 155
Moldova 44.00 Dec/17 44 44 44
Mongolia 62.00 Dec/17 62 62 62
Montenegro 42.00 Dec/17 42 42 42
Morocco 69.00 Dec/17 69 69 69
Mozambique 138.00 Dec/17 134 136 139
Myanmar 171.00 Dec/17 171 171 171
Namibia 106.00 Dec/17 106 106 106
Nepal 105.00 Dec/17 105 105 105
Netherlands 32.00 Dec/17 32 32 32
New Zealand 1.00 Dec/17 1 1 1
Nicaragua 131.00 Dec/17 131 131 131
Niger 144.00 Dec/17 144 144 144
Nigeria 145.00 Dec/17 168 163 155
Norway 8.00 Dec/17 8 8 8
Oman 71.00 Dec/17 71 71 71
Pakistan 147.00 Dec/17 134 131 130
Palau 130.00 Dec/17 122 122 122
Panama 79.00 Dec/17 79 79 79
Papua New Guinea 109.00 Dec/17 109 109 109
Paraguay 108.00 Dec/17 108 108 108
Peru 58.00 Dec/17 58 58 58
Philippines 113.00 Dec/17 90 85 83
Poland 27.00 Dec/17 26 25 24
Portugal 29.00 Dec/17 28 27 26
Puerto Rico 64.00 Dec/17 64 64 64
Qatar 83.00 Dec/17 83 83 83
Republic of the Congo 179.00 Dec/17 185 180 178
Romania 45.00 Dec/17 38.23 38 38.04
Russia 35.00 Dec/17 38 35 33
Rwanda 41.00 Dec/17 41 41 41
Samoa 87.00 Dec/17 87 87 87
San Marino 93.00 Dec/17 83 82 83
Sao Tome and Principe 169.00 Dec/17 173 174 174
Saudi Arabia 92.00 Dec/17 90 85 83
Senegal 140.00 Dec/17 140 140 140
Serbia 43.00 Dec/17 43 43 43
Seychelles 95.00 Dec/17 95 95 95
Sierra Leone 160.00 Dec/17 160 160 160
Singapore 2.00 Dec/17 2 2 2
Slovakia 39.00 Dec/17 39 39 39
Slovenia 37.00 Dec/17 44 47 48
Solomon Islands 116.00 Dec/17 116 116 116
Somalia 190.00 Dec/17 190 190 190
South Africa 82.00 Dec/17 71 70 69
South Korea 4.00 Dec/17 4 4 3
South Sudan 187.00 Dec/17 186 186 186
Spain 28.00 Dec/17 27 26 25
Sri Lanka 111.00 Dec/17 111 111 111
St Kitts and Nevis 134.00 Dec/17 134 134 134
St Lucia 91.00 Dec/17 91 91 91
St Vincent and the Grenadines 129.00 Dec/17 129 129 129
Sudan 170.00 Dec/17 170 170 170
Suriname 165.00 Dec/17 165 165 165
Swaziland 112.00 Dec/17 112 112 112
Sweden 10.00 Dec/17 10 10 10
Switzerland 33.00 Dec/17 33 33 33
Syria 174.00 Dec/17 174 174 174
Taiwan 15.00 Dec/17 15 15 15
Tajikistan 123.00 Dec/17 117 114 111
Tanzania 137.00 Dec/17 133 131 135
Thailand 26.00 Dec/17 40 38 35
Togo 156.00 Dec/17 156 156 156
Tonga 89.00 Dec/17 88 85 80
Trinidad and Tobago 102.00 Dec/17 102 102 102
Tunisia 88.00 Dec/17 88 88 88
Turkey 60.00 Dec/17 59 58 57
Uganda 122.00 Dec/17 122 122 122
Ukraine 76.00 Dec/17 76 76 76
United Arab Emirates 21.00 Dec/17 20 19 17
United Kingdom 7.00 Dec/17 6 5 5
United States 6.00 Dec/17 6 6 6
Uruguay 94.00 Dec/17 96 96 97
Uzbekistan 74.00 Dec/17 84 88 92
Vanuatu 90.00 Dec/17 80 80 77
Venezuela 188.00 Dec/17 186 184 181
Vietnam 68.00 Dec/17 69 65 60
West Bank and Gaza 114.00 Dec/17 135 136 136
Yemen 186.00 Dec/17 179 176 173
Zambia 85.00 Dec/17 87 91 92
Zimbabwe 159.00 Dec/17 169 166 165