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 79 78 77
Japan 34.00 Dec/17 36 36 39
Germany 20.00 Dec/17 19 18 17
United Kingdom 7.00 Dec/17 6 5 5
India 100.00 Dec/17 128 127 126
France 31.00 Dec/17 30 29 28
Brazil 125.00 Dec/17 125 126 124
Italy 46.00 Dec/17 45 44 43
Canada 18.00 Dec/17 20 15 14
Russia 35.00 Dec/17 38 35 33
South Korea 4.00 Dec/17 4 4 3
Australia 14.00 Dec/17 16 15 17
Spain 28.00 Dec/17 27 26 25
Mexico 49.00 Dec/17 50 52 53
Indonesia 72.00 Dec/17 85 83 79
Turkey 60.00 Dec/17 59 58 57
Netherlands 32.00 Dec/17 30 27 27
Last 2018 2019 2020
Afghanistan 183.00 Dec/17 180 181 181
Albania 65.00 Dec/17 66 86 68
Algeria 166.00 Dec/17 156 160 156
Angola 175.00 Dec/17 175 175 175
Antigua and Barbuda 107.00 Dec/17 105 103 100
Argentina 117.00 Dec/17 114 113 113
Armenia 47.00 Dec/17 49 51 46
Australia 14.00 Dec/17 16 15 17
Austria 22.00 Dec/17 27 30 22
Azerbaijan 57.00 Dec/17 60 61 63
Bahamas 119.00 Dec/17 126 123 125
Bahrain 66.00 Dec/17 79 78 84
Bangladesh 177.00 Dec/17 165 159 157
Barbados 132.00 Dec/17 120 120 120
Belarus 38.00 Dec/17 43 63 61
Belgium 52.00 Dec/17 57 59 62
Belize 121.00 Dec/17 114 109 103
Benin 151.00 Dec/17 155 161 164
Bhutan 75.00 Dec/17 91 96 99
Bolivia 152.00 Dec/17 154 156 155
Bosnia and Herzegovina 86.00 Dec/17 124 130 130
Botswana 81.00 Dec/17 85 87 89
Brazil 125.00 Dec/17 125 126 124
Brunei 56.00 Dec/17 105 88 68
Bulgaria 50.00 Dec/17 62 57 45
Burkina Faso 148.00 Dec/17 153 152 147
Burundi 164.00 Dec/17 169 168 166
Cambodia 135.00 Dec/17 138 138 137
Cameroon 163.00 Dec/17 167 168 166
Canada 18.00 Dec/17 20 15 14
Cape Verde 127.00 Dec/17 131 131 131
Central African Republic 184.00 Dec/17 187 186 187
Chad 180.00 Dec/17 181 181 181
Chile 55.00 Dec/17 56 58 57
China 78.00 Dec/17 79 78 77
Colombia 59.00 Dec/17 62 64 65
Comoros 158.00 Dec/17 156 155 154
Congo 182.00 Dec/17 184 184 184
Costa Rica 61.00 Dec/17 60 60 60
Croatia 51.00 Dec/17 51 51 51
Cyprus 53.00 Dec/17 47 47 47
Czech Republic 30.00 Dec/17 30 30 30
Denmark 3.00 Dec/17 3 3 3
Djibouti 154.00 Dec/17 168 171 160
Dominica 98.00 Dec/17 81 71 67
Dominican Republic 99.00 Dec/17 105 110 105
East Timor 178.00 Dec/17 174 173 173
Ecuador 118.00 Dec/17 122 124 125
Egypt 128.00 Dec/17 129 128 125
El Salvador 73.00 Dec/17 73 73 73
Equatorial Guinea 173.00 Dec/17 171 167 176
Eritrea 189.00 Dec/17 190 190 190
Estonia 12.00 Dec/17 18 21 15
Ethiopia 161.00 Dec/17 141 130 118
Fiji 101.00 Dec/17 102 104 106
Finland 13.00 Dec/17 15 14 14
France 31.00 Dec/17 30 29 28
Gabon 167.00 Dec/17 160 161 164
Gambia 146.00 Dec/17 142 140 140
Georgia 9.00 Dec/17 15 15 16
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/17 134 122 123
Guatemala 97.00 Dec/17 109 113 115
Guinea 153.00 Dec/17 148 146 144
Guinea Bissau 176.00 Dec/17 182 180 177
Guyana 126.00 Dec/17 128 116 121
Haiti 181.00 Dec/17 182 182 182
Honduras 115.00 Dec/17 115 116 117
Hong Kong 5.00 Dec/17 5 5 5
Hungary 48.00 Dec/17 45 41 45
Iceland 23.00 Dec/17 24 22 23
India 100.00 Dec/17 128 127 126
Indonesia 72.00 Dec/17 85 83 79
Iran 124.00 Dec/17 128 130 131
Iraq 168.00 Dec/17 163 163 165
Ireland 17.00 Dec/17 16 15 14
Israel 54.00 Dec/17 47 43 39
Italy 46.00 Dec/17 45 44 43
Ivory Coast 139.00 Dec/17 135 135 134
Jamaica 70.00 Dec/17 71 73 72
Japan 34.00 Dec/17 36 36 39
Jordan 103.00 Dec/17 107 107 108
Kazakhstan 36.00 Dec/17 33 42 39
Kenya 80.00 Dec/17 103 95 102
Kiribati 157.00 Dec/17 186 188 190
Kosovo 40.00 Dec/17 56.29 56.57 56.61
Kuwait 96.00 Dec/17 85 81 76
Kyrgyzstan 77.00 Dec/17 79 79 80
Laos 141.00 Dec/17 156 160 163
Latvia 19.00 Dec/17 18 18 18
Lebanon 133.00 Dec/17 138 141 143
Lesotho 104.00 Dec/17 103 102 103
Liberia 172.00 Dec/17 172 179 174
Libya 185.00 Dec/17 185 185 185
Lithuania 16.00 Dec/17 17 17 15
Luxembourg 63.00 Dec/17 60 61 64
Macedonia 11.00 Dec/17 1 1 1
Madagascar 162.00 Dec/17 146 140 139
Malawi 110.00 Dec/17 109 108 109
Malaysia 24.00 Dec/17 18.2 18.5 19
Maldives 136.00 Dec/17 129 124 123
Mali 143.00 Dec/17 136 135 135
Malta 84.00 Dec/17 83.94 75.42 83.88
Marshall Islands 149.00 Dec/17 143 137 129
Mauritania 150.00 Dec/17 162 170 171
Mauritius 25.00 Dec/17 28 29 29
Mexico 49.00 Dec/17 50 52 53
Micronesia 155.00 Dec/17 163 164 164
Moldova 44.00 Dec/17 45 47 47
Mongolia 62.00 Dec/17 70 65 68
Montenegro 42.00 Dec/17 38 33 34
Morocco 69.00 Dec/17 53 53 53
Mozambique 138.00 Dec/17 134 136 139
Myanmar 171.00 Dec/17 171 171 171
Namibia 106.00 Dec/17 100 93 86
Nepal 105.00 Dec/17 115 115 116
Netherlands 32.00 Dec/17 30 27 27
New Zealand 1.00 Dec/17 1 1 1
Nicaragua 131.00 Dec/17 131 134 134
Niger 144.00 Dec/17 136 133 131
Nigeria 145.00 Dec/17 168 163 155
Norway 8.00 Dec/17 9 7 7
Oman 71.00 Dec/17 62 68 62
Pakistan 147.00 Dec/17 148 149 150
Palau 130.00 Dec/17 122 122 122
Panama 79.00 Dec/17 82 85 84
Papua New Guinea 109.00 Dec/17 108 106 108
Paraguay 108.00 Dec/17 103 106 107
Peru 58.00 Dec/17 60 63 64
Philippines 113.00 Dec/17 90 118 83
Poland 27.00 Dec/17 26 25 24
Portugal 29.00 Dec/17 28 27 26
Puerto Rico 64.00 Dec/17 59 57 59
Qatar 83.00 Dec/17 68 53 50
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 65 70 56
Samoa 87.00 Dec/17 64 60 55
San Marino 93.00 Dec/17 83 82 83
Sao Tome and Principe 169.00 Dec/17 172 172 172
Saudi Arabia 92.00 Dec/17 91 90 89
Senegal 140.00 Dec/17 172 167 156
Serbia 43.00 Dec/17 55 65 62
Seychelles 95.00 Dec/17 87 102 89
Sierra Leone 160.00 Dec/17 156 159 157
Singapore 2.00 Dec/17 2 2 2
Slovakia 39.00 Dec/17 39 35 39
Slovenia 37.00 Dec/17 44 47 48
Solomon Islands 116.00 Dec/17 110 111 105
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 87 90 93
St Kitts and Nevis 134.00 Dec/17 149 156 163
St Lucia 91.00 Dec/17 104 110 116
St Vincent and the Grenadines 129.00 Dec/17 132 133 134
Sudan 170.00 Dec/17 157 150 143
Suriname 165.00 Dec/17 167 168 168
Swaziland 112.00 Dec/17 114 114 114
Sweden 10.00 Dec/17 6 5 6
Switzerland 33.00 Dec/17 33 34 37
Syria 174.00 Dec/17 170 168 167
Taiwan 15.00 Dec/17 11.77 11.77 11.77
Tajikistan 123.00 Dec/17 115 111 107
Tanzania 137.00 Dec/17 139 135 138
Thailand 26.00 Dec/17 31 38 35
Togo 156.00 Dec/17 153 152 154
Tonga 89.00 Dec/17 96 100 103
Trinidad and Tobago 102.00 Dec/17 105 105 105
Tunisia 88.00 Dec/17 59 55 37
Turkey 60.00 Dec/17 59 58 57
Uganda 122.00 Dec/17 115 125 123
Ukraine 76.00 Dec/17 64 62 62
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/17 100 98 97
Uzbekistan 74.00 Dec/17 69 69 69
Vanuatu 90.00 Dec/17 89 89 89
Venezuela 188.00 Dec/17 187 185 185
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 85 86 85
Zimbabwe 159.00 Dec/17 162 162 162