Honduras: Business freedom

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 Honduras

Business freedom index (0-100)

 Latest value 65
 Year 2024
 Measure points
 Data availability 1995 - 2024
 Average 57
 Min - Max 49 - 65
 Source The Heritage Foundation
For that indicator, we provide data for Honduras from 1995 to 2024. The average value for Honduras during that period was 57 points with a minimum of 49 points in 2021 and a maximum of 65 points in 2024. The latest value from 2024 is 65 points. For comparison, the world average in 2024 based on 175 countries is 62 points. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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The Business Freedom index for Honduras from The Heritage Foundation measures the ability to start, operate, and close a business. It reflects the overall burden of regulations and the efficiency of the government of Honduras in the regulatory process.
Definition: The Business freedom index is based on 10 indicators, using data from the World Bank’s Doing Business study: Starting a business-procedures (number), time (days), cost (% of income per capita), and minimum capital (% of income per capita); Obtaining a license—procedures (number), time (days), and cost (% of income per capita); Closing a business—time (years), cost (% of estate), and recovery rate (cents on the dollar).

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 Property rights 38 2024 points
 Freedom from corruption 21 2024 points
 Fiscal freedom 89 2024 points
 Business freedom 65 2024 points
 Labor freedom 39 2024 points
 Monetary freedom 67.70 2024 points
 Trade freedom 70 2024 points
 Investment freedom 65 2024 points
 Financial freedom 60 2024 points
 Economic freedom, overall index 59 2024 index points
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