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 95 82 87
Japan 34.00 Dec/17 32 30 27
Germany 20.00 Dec/17 15 14 13
United Kingdom 7.00 Dec/17 6 5 5
France 31.00 Dec/17 27 26 25
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 30 29 28
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 77 100 80
Algeria 166.00 Dec/17 156 160 156
Angola 175.00 Dec/17 175 175 175
Antigua and Barbuda 107.00 Dec/17 105 118 119
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 31 32 30
Azerbaijan 57.00 Dec/17 59 58 61
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/17 114 109 103
Benin 151.00 Dec/17 155 161 164
Bhutan 75.00 Dec/17 91 96 99
Bolivia 152.00 Dec/17 158 154 149
Bosnia and Herzegovina 86.00 Dec/17 124 130 130
Botswana 81.00 Dec/17 81 75 73
Brazil 125.00 Dec/17 114 113 112
Brunei 56.00 Dec/17 89 105 88
Bulgaria 50.00 Dec/17 62 57 45
Burkina Faso 148.00 Dec/17 153 152 147
Burundi 164.00 Dec/17 169 167 164
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/17 185 185 186
Chad 180.00 Dec/17 181 181 181
Chile 55.00 Dec/17 38 34 36
China 78.00 Dec/17 95 82 87
Colombia 59.00 Dec/17 55 51 49
Comoros 158.00 Dec/17 158 160 158
Congo 182.00 Dec/17 184 184 184
Costa Rica 61.00 Dec/17 66 68 70
Croatia 51.00 Dec/17 65 68 69
Cyprus 53.00 Dec/17 41 47 49
Czech Republic 30.00 Dec/17 55 62 66
Denmark 3.00 Dec/17 4 5 5
Djibouti 154.00 Dec/17 168 171 160
Dominica 98.00 Dec/17 81 71 67
Dominican Republic 99.00 Dec/17 102 100 105
East Timor 178.00 Dec/17 174 173 173
Ecuador 118.00 Dec/17 127 129 129
Egypt 128.00 Dec/17 123 120 119
El Salvador 73.00 Dec/17 87 107 98
Equatorial Guinea 173.00 Dec/17 163 157 165
Eritrea 189.00 Dec/17 184 181 179
Estonia 12.00 Dec/17 18 20 21
Ethiopia 161.00 Dec/17 156 155 153
Fiji 101.00 Dec/17 83 80 76
Finland 13.00 Dec/17 13 13 13
France 31.00 Dec/17 27 26 25
Gabon 167.00 Dec/17 162 158 159
Gambia 146.00 Dec/17 142 142 140
Georgia 9.00 Dec/17 18 18 14
Germany 20.00 Dec/17 15 14 13
Ghana 120.00 Dec/17 118 103 92
Greece 67.00 Dec/17 66 65 64
Grenada 142.00 Dec/17 133 129 126
Guatemala 97.00 Dec/17 106 109 111
Guinea 153.00 Dec/17 157 171 169
Guinea Bissau 176.00 Dec/17 182 180 177
Guyana 126.00 Dec/17 128 116 121
Haiti 181.00 Dec/17 178 177 176
Honduras 115.00 Dec/17 119 120 121
Hong Kong 5.00 Dec/17 2 2 2
Hungary 48.00 Dec/17 53 48 43
Iceland 23.00 Dec/17 20 21 18
India 100.00 Dec/17 128 127 126
Indonesia 72.00 Dec/17 85 83 79
Iran 124.00 Dec/17 145 145 142
Iraq 168.00 Dec/17 168 164 160
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/17 141 142 143
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 47 50 51
Kenya 80.00 Dec/17 103 95 102
Kiribati 157.00 Dec/17 147 141 134
Kosovo 40.00 Dec/17 56.29 56.57 56.61
Kuwait 96.00 Dec/17 81 77 73
Kyrgyzstan 77.00 Dec/17 67 68 70
Laos 141.00 Dec/17 156 160 163
Latvia 19.00 Dec/17 20 23 23
Lebanon 133.00 Dec/17 131 129 125
Lesotho 104.00 Dec/17 111 113 115
Liberia 172.00 Dec/17 160 156 154
Libya 185.00 Dec/17 187 187 187
Lithuania 16.00 Dec/17 20 21 21
Luxembourg 63.00 Dec/17 56 56 58
Macedonia 11.00 Dec/17 19 23 26
Madagascar 162.00 Dec/17 153 146 140
Malawi 110.00 Dec/17 124 128 131
Malaysia 24.00 Dec/17 18.2 18.5 19
Maldives 136.00 Dec/17 119 108 99
Mali 143.00 Dec/17 147 147 147
Malta 84.00 Dec/17 83.94 75.42 83.88
Marshall Islands 149.00 Dec/17 143 137 129
Mauritania 150.00 Dec/17 168 175 175
Mauritius 25.00 Dec/17 10 26 37
Mexico 49.00 Dec/17 46 35 34
Micronesia 155.00 Dec/17 151 148 145
Moldova 44.00 Dec/17 53 61 71
Mongolia 62.00 Dec/17 82 76 78
Montenegro 42.00 Dec/17 47 48 52
Morocco 69.00 Dec/17 72 79 87
Mozambique 138.00 Dec/17 134 136 139
Myanmar 171.00 Dec/17 172 172 172
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 2 3 3
Nicaragua 131.00 Dec/17 131 131 130
Niger 144.00 Dec/17 144 147 152
Nigeria 145.00 Dec/17 168 163 155
Norway 8.00 Dec/17 8 9 7
Oman 71.00 Dec/17 46 46 54
Pakistan 147.00 Dec/17 134 131 130
Palau 130.00 Dec/17 125 122 122
Panama 79.00 Dec/17 78 80 81
Papua New Guinea 109.00 Dec/17 95 91 96
Paraguay 108.00 Dec/17 104 104 107
Peru 58.00 Dec/17 56 53 49
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 66 59 57
Qatar 83.00 Dec/17 82 74 65
Republic of the Congo 179.00 Dec/17 186 185 180
Romania 45.00 Dec/17 36.89 38.23 38
Russia 35.00 Dec/17 38 35 33
Rwanda 41.00 Dec/17 48 58 67
Samoa 87.00 Dec/17 83 80 78
San Marino 93.00 Dec/17 83 82 83
Sao Tome and Principe 169.00 Dec/17 173 173 174
Saudi Arabia 92.00 Dec/17 90 85 83
Senegal 140.00 Dec/17 153 175 175
Serbia 43.00 Dec/17 48 56 67
Seychelles 95.00 Dec/17 92 95 98
Sierra Leone 160.00 Dec/17 160 156 159
Singapore 2.00 Dec/17 1 1 1
Slovakia 39.00 Dec/17 48 48 45
Slovenia 37.00 Dec/17 40 44 47
Solomon Islands 116.00 Dec/17 103 94 97
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 30 29 28
Sri Lanka 111.00 Dec/17 92 87 90
St Kitts and Nevis 134.00 Dec/17 131 126 118
St Lucia 91.00 Dec/17 97 101 106
St Vincent and the Grenadines 129.00 Dec/17 128 119 110
Sudan 170.00 Dec/17 162 156 147
Suriname 165.00 Dec/17 161 156 154
Swaziland 112.00 Dec/17 122 125 123
Sweden 10.00 Dec/17 11 11 11
Switzerland 33.00 Dec/17 33 32 30
Syria 174.00 Dec/17 172 170 168
Taiwan 15.00 Dec/17 11.87 11.77 11.77
Tajikistan 123.00 Dec/17 118 117 114
Tanzania 137.00 Dec/17 128 133 131
Thailand 26.00 Dec/17 40 38 35
Togo 156.00 Dec/17 157 159 160
Tonga 89.00 Dec/17 90 88 85
Trinidad and Tobago 102.00 Dec/17 97 87 78
Tunisia 88.00 Dec/17 81 77 74
Turkey 60.00 Dec/17 59 58 57
Uganda 122.00 Dec/17 114 115 125
Ukraine 76.00 Dec/17 79 82 85
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 95 96 96
Uzbekistan 74.00 Dec/17 79 84 88
Vanuatu 90.00 Dec/17 83 80 80
Venezuela 188.00 Dec/17 187 186 184
Vietnam 68.00 Dec/17 69 65 60
West Bank and Gaza 114.00 Dec/17 140 137 123
Yemen 186.00 Dec/17 182 179 176
Zambia 85.00 Dec/17 82 87 91
Zimbabwe 159.00 Dec/17 176 169 166