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Gambia
RegionSub-Saharan Africa
Income CategoryLow income
Population1,990,924
GNI per Capita485
City CoveredBanjul
Doing Business 2016 Rank* Doing Business 2017 Rank Change in Rank
1501455
Doing Business 2016 DTF**
(% points)
Doing Business 2017 DTF**
(% points)
Change in DTF**
(% points)
49.2851.72.42
Rankings***
Topics
DB 2016 Rank DB 2017 Rank Change in Rank
Starting a Business 169 168 1
Dealing with Construction Permits 123 122 1
Getting Electricity 153 154 -1
Registering Property 127 124 3
Getting Credit 163 118 45
Protecting Minority Investors 166 165 1
Paying Taxes 167 171 -4
Trading Across Borders 109 112 -3
Enforcing Contracts 105 107 -2
Resolving Insolvency 112 117 -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)