Time to start new business reached 30.0 days in 2018 in Swaziland, according to the National Statistical Office. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, time to start new business in Swaziland reached an all time high of 60.0 days in 2005 and an all time low of 30.0 days in 2014. When compared to Swaziland's main peers, time to start new business in Botswana amounted to 48.0 days, 29.0 days in Lesotho, 17.0 days in Mozambique and 40.0 days in South Africa in 2018.
Swaziland has been ranked 36th within the group of 173 countries we follow in terms of time to start new business, 7 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.
The time required to start a business is the number of calendar days needed to complete the procedures to legally operate a business.