Based on a comparison of 171 countries in 2016, Venezuela ranked the highest in start-up procedures to register a business with 20.0 followed by Equatorial Guinea and Philippines. On the other end of the scale was New Zealand with 1.00, Macedonia with 2.00 and Azerbaijan with 2.00.
Average start-up procedures to register a business reached 6.96 in 2016 in the World according to the National Statistical Office. This is 2.8 % less than in the previous year and -38.1 % less than 10 years ago.
Historically, average start-up procedures to register a business reached an all time high of 10.2 in 2003 and an all time low of 6.96 in 2016. The average annual growth amounted to -2.87 % since 2003.
Data for more countries are available at Start-up Procedures to Register a Business indicator page.