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Pakistan
RegionSouth Asia
Income CategoryLower middle income
Population188,924,874
GNI per Capita1,440
City CoveredKarachi, Lahore
Doing Business 2016 Rank* Doing Business 2017 Rank Change in Rank
1481444
Doing Business 2016 DTF**
(% points)
Doing Business 2017 DTF**
(% points)
Change in DTF**
(% points)
49.4851.772.29
Rankings***
Topics
DB 2016 Rank DB 2017 Rank Change in Rank
Starting a Business 135 141 -6
Dealing with Construction Permits 150 150 0
Getting Electricity 163 170 -7
Registering Property 173 169 4
Getting Credit 134 82 52
Protecting Minority Investors 25 27 -2
Paying Taxes 154 156 -2
Trading Across Borders 172 172 0
Enforcing Contracts 156 157 -1
Resolving Insolvency 85 85 0
*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)