Cost of Business Start-Up Procedures (As % of GNI Per Capita) fell to 123% in South Sudan in 2018

Cost of Business Start-Up Procedures (As % of GNI Per Capita) (%)
Economy | South Sudan | May 17, 2019
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Cost of business start-up procedures as a percentage of GNI per capita reached 123 % in 2018 in South Sudan, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 59.8 % less than in the previous year.

Historically, cost of business start-up procedures as a percentage of GNI per capita in South Sudan reached an all time high of 422 % in 2016 and an all time low of 123 % in 2018. When compared to South Sudan's main peers, cost of business start-up procedures as a percentage of GNI per capita in Central African Republic amounted to 143 %, 52.7 % in Ethiopia, 20.9 % in Sudan and 33.6 % in Uganda in 2018.

South Sudan has been ranked 6th within the group of 171 countries we follow in terms of cost of business start-up procedures as a percentage of GNI per capita.

The cost of registering a business is normalised by presenting it as a percentage of gross national income (GNI) per capita.

Cost of Business Start-Up Procedures (As % of GNI Per Capita) Unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Cameroon % 36.0% 36.4% 34.6% 33.0% 32.2%
Central African Republic % 154% 145% 200% 181% 186%
Chad % 202% 186% 151% 150% 160%
Dem. Republic of the Congo % 285% 200% 30.0% 29.3% 29.3%
Egypt % 23.6% 22.7% 22.2% 19.8% 19.6%
Eritrea % 52.3% 50.5% 41.5% 38.1% 37.6%
Ethiopia % 142% 105% 93.7% 79.1% 69.3%
Kenya % 47.5% 44.5% 54.1% 43.6% 28.2%
Rwanda % 30.2% 30.8% 59.8% 55.0% 48.5%
Somalia % ... ... ... ... ... 180% 177%
South Sudan % ... ... 192% 372% 242% 330% 422%
Sudan % 27.8% 28.1% 25.1% 14.8% 30.5%
Uganda % 76.7% 78.3% 64.4% 39.7% 37.1%