×

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Government > Red tape > Time required to start a business > Days

DEFINITION: Time required to start a business (days). Time required to start a business is the number of calendar days needed to complete the procedures to legally operate a business. If a procedure can be speeded up at additional cost, the fastest procedure, independent of cost, is chosen.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 Suriname 208 2013
2 Venezuela 144 2013
3 Brazil 107.5 2013
4 Haiti 97 2013
5 Ecuador 55.5 2013
6 Bolivia 49 2013
7 Belize 44 2013
8 Trinidad and Tobago 37.5 2013
9 Nicaragua 36 2013
10 Paraguay 35 2013
=11 Peru 25 2013
=11 Argentina 25 2013
13 Costa Rica 24 2013
14 The Bahamas 23.5 2013
15 Antigua and Barbuda 21 2013
16 Guyana 20 2013
17 Guatemala 19.5 2013
=18 Saint Kitts and Nevis 18.5 2013
=18 Dominican Republic 18.5 2013
20 Barbados 18 2013
21 El Salvador 16.5 2013
=22 Saint Lucia 15 2013
=22 Grenada 15 2013
=22 Colombia 15 2013
25 Honduras 14 2013
26 Dominica 12 2013
27 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 10 2013
28 Uruguay 6.5 2013
=29 Jamaica 6 2013
=29 Mexico 6 2013
=29 Panama 6 2013
32 Chile 5.5 2013

Citation

Latin America and Caribbean Compared by Government > Red tape > Time required to start a business > Days

NationMaster

Interesting observations about Government > Red tape > Time required to start a business > Days

  • Venezuela ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Christian countries in 2013.
  • Suriname ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Hot countries in 2013.
  • Brunei ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Muslim countries in 2013.
  • Zimbabwe ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2013.
  • Poland ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst High income OECD countries in 2013.
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Cold countries in 2013.
  • Brazil ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Religious countries in 2013.
  • San Marino ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Europe in 2013.
  • Laos ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Landlocked countries in 2013.
  • Malta ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst European Union in 2013.
  • Equatorial Guinea ranked first for red tape > time required to start a business > days amongst Sub-Saharan Africa in 2013.
Follow us on Facebook to get interesting stats:

Adblocker detected! Please consider reading this notice.

We've detected that you are using AdBlock Plus or some other adblocking software which is preventing the page from fully loading.

We don't have any banner, Flash, animation, obnoxious sound, or popup ad. We do not implement these annoying types of ads!

We need money to operate the site, and almost all of it comes from our online advertising.

Please add www.nationmaster.com to your ad blocking whitelist or disable your adblocking software.

×