Sao Tome and Principe: Cost of starting a business

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 Sao Tome and Principe

Cost of starting a business, % of income per capita

 Latest value 12.40
 Year 2019
 Measure percent of per capita GNI
 Data availability 2004 - 2019
 Average 90.32
 Min - Max 12.30 - 307.50
 Source The World Bank
For that indicator, we provide data for Sao Tome and Principe from 2004 to 2019. The average value for Sao Tome and Principe during that period was 90.32 percent of per capita GNI with a minimum of 12.3 percent of per capita GNI in 2018 and a maximum of 307.5 percent of per capita GNI in 2004. The latest value from 2019 is 12.4 percent of per capita GNI. For comparison, the world average in 2019 based on 185 countries is 19.87 percent of per capita GNI. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Sao Tome and Principe - Cost of starting a business - Recent values chart

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Sao Tome and Principe - Cost of starting a business - historical chart - 2004-2019




Definition: The indicator includes all official fees and fees for legal or professional services if such services are required by law. The company law, the commercial code, and specific regulations and fee schedules are used as sources for calculating costs. The indicator excludes bribes.


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 Cost of starting a business 12.40 2019 percent of per capita GNI
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