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Bahrain
RegionMiddle East & North Africa
Income CategoryHigh income
Population1,377,237
GNI per Capita20,350
City CoveredManama
Doing Business 2016 Rank* Doing Business 2017 Rank Change in Rank
66633
Doing Business 2016 DTF**
(% points)
Doing Business 2017 DTF**
(% points)
Change in DTF**
(% points)
66.3868.442.06
Rankings***
Topics
DB 2016 Rank DB 2017 Rank Change in Rank
Starting a Business 142 73 69
Dealing with Construction Permits 17 19 -2
Getting Electricity 77 72 5
Registering Property 25 25 0
Getting Credit 109 101 8
Protecting Minority Investors 101 106 -5
Paying Taxes 4 4 0
Trading Across Borders 82 82 0
Enforcing Contracts 108 110 -2
Resolving Insolvency 83 88 -5
*Last years rankings are adjusted. They are based on 10 topics and reflect data corrections.
**The distance to frontier score shows how far on average an economy is at a point in time from the best performance achieved by any economy on each Doing Business indicator since 2005 or the third year in which data for the indicator were collected. The measure is normalized to range between 0 and 100, with 100 representing the frontier.
***Ranking is World Ranking (189 countries)