Kiribati: Business freedom index (0-100): For that indicator, The Heritage Foundation provides data for Kiribati from 2009 to 2017. The average value for Kiribati during that period was 59 points with a minumum of 52 points in 2016 and a maximum of 66 points in 2010. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
The Business Freedom index for Kiribati 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 Kiribati 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).