Cost to enforce a contract (% of claim) in Maldives was reported at 16.5 % in 2016, according to the World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially recognized sources. Maldives - Cost to enforce a contract (% of claim) - actual values, historical data, forecasts and projections were sourced from the World Bank on August of 2022.

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This indicator records the cost to resolve a sale of goods dispute in local courts. It is expressed as a percentage of the claim, which is assumed to be equivalent to 200% of income per capita. No bribes are recorded. Three types of costs are recorded: court costs (including expert fees), enforcement costs, and average attorney fees. The data are collected through studying the codes of civil procedure and other court regulations as well as surveying local litigation lawyers (and, in a quarter of the countries, judges as well). Source: World Bank, Doing Business Project (

Maldives | World Bank Development Indicators