South Africa: Business freedom

(measure: points; source: The Heritage Foundation)

South Africa: Business freedom index (0-100)

: For that indicator, The Heritage Foundation provides data for South Africa from 1995 to 2018. The average value for South Africa during that period was 75 points with a minumum of 62 points in 2017 and a maximum of 85 points in 1995. 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 South Africa 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 South Africa 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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